2006 Scottish League Cup Final

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2006 Scottish League Cup Final
Event 2005–06 Scottish League Cup
Date 19 March 2006
Venue Hampden Park, Glasgow
Referee Stuart Dougal
Attendance 50,090

The 2006 Scottish League Cup Final was a football match played on 19 March 2006 at Hampden Park in Glasgow. It was the final match of the 2005–06 Scottish League Cup and the 59th Scottish League Cup Final. The final was contested by Dunfermline Athletic and Celtic. Celtic won the match 3–0, thanks to goals from Maciej Zurawski, Shaun Maloney and Dion Dublin.

The Celtic team all wore the number 7 on their shorts in honour of former player Jimmy Johnstone, who had died a week earlier.

Match details[edit]

Dunfermline Athletic 0 – 3 Celtic
Report Żurawski Goal 43'
Maloney Goal 76'
Dublin Goal 90'
Attendance: 50,090
Referee: Stuart Dougal
Dunfermline Athletic
GK 1 Scotland Allan McGregor
RB 2 Scotland Greg Shields (c)
CB 3 Scotland Scott Wilson
CB 19 England Aaron Labonte
LB 25 Scotland Iain Campbell Substituted off 62'
RM 23 Scotland Greg Ross Substituted off 77'
CM 8 Scotland Gary Mason
CM 6 Scotland Scott Thomson
LM 26 France Frederic Daquin Substituted off 84'
AM 10 England Lee Makel
CF 9 Scotland Mark Burchill
GK 20 England Bryn Halliwell
DF 18 Scotland Andy Tod
MF 11 Scotland Derek Young Substituted in 62'
MF 14 Scotland Simon Donnelly Substituted in 77'
FW 7 Poland Bartosz Tarachulski Substituted in 84'
Scotland Jim Leishman
GK 1 Poland Artur Boruc
RB 2 Scotland Paul Telfer
CB 44 Scotland Stephen McManus
CB 6 Guinea Bobo Baldé
LB 33 Scotland Ross Wallace
RM 25 Japan Shunsuke Nakamura
CM 18 Northern Ireland Neil Lennon (c)
CM 16 Republic of Ireland Roy Keane Substituted off 61'
LM 29 Scotland Shaun Maloney
AM 19 Bulgaria Stiliyan Petrov
CF 7 Poland Maciej Żurawski
GK 22 Scotland David Marshall
DF 23 Slovakia Stanislav Varga
MF 11 Scotland Stephen Pearson
MF 8 England Alan Thompson
FW 9 England Dion Dublin Substituted in 61'
Scotland Gordon Strachan

Road to the final[edit]


Home team Score Away team
Round 3[1] Celtic 2 – 1 Falkirk
Quarter-final Celtic 2 – 0 Rangers
Semi-final Motherwell 1 – 2 Celtic

Dunfermline Athletic

Home team Score Away team
Round 2[1] Gretna 0 – 1 Dunfermline
Round 3 Kilmarnock 3 – 4 Dunfermline
Quarter-final Dunfermline 3 – 0 Hibernian
Semi-final Dunfermline 1 – 0 Livingston


  1. ^ a b SPL teams receive a bye to the second round; teams competing in Europe into the third.