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The 1889–90 Scottish Cup was the 17th playing of the Scottish Cup knockout tournament. Queen's Park beat Vale of Leven in the final.[1] After a 1-1 draw in the original match, Queen's Park won the replay 2-1.

Scottish Cup
ChampionsQueen's Park F.C.
Runners-upVale of Leven F.C.


First roundEdit

Second roundEdit

Third roundEdit

Fourth roundEdit

Fifth roundEdit

Sixth RoundEdit

Team One Team Two Score
Abercorn Hibernian 6-2
Queens Park Leith Athletic 1-0
Third Lanark Kilbirnie 4-1
Vale of Leven East End 4-0

Semi finalsEdit

Team One Team Two Score
Vale of Leven Third Lanark 3-0
Queens Park Abercorn 2-0


The final was played on 15 February 1890 at Ibrox Park with 11,000 people attending. Hamilton scored for Queen's Park and McLachlan for Vale of Leven.[2]

Final replayEdit

The replay was played on 22 February 1890 at Ibrox Park with 13,000 people attending. Hamilton and Stewart scored for Queen's Park and Bruce for Vale of Leven.[2]


1889–90 Scottish Cup
Queen's Park F.C.
(9th title)


  1. ^[permanent dead link] Scottish Cup - Previous Winners: 1873/74 - 1999/00
  2. ^ a b Graham, Alexander D. I. (1999). A statistical history of football in Scotland. 1. Isle of Skye: Skye Soccer Books. p. 10.