1892–93 Scottish Cup

The 1892–93 Scottish Cup was the 20th season of Scotland's most prestigious football knockout competition. The Cup was won by Queen's Park when they beat Celtic 2-1 in the final after a replay.

1892–93 Scottish Cup
CountryScotland
Defending championsCeltic
ChampionsQueen's Park
Runners-upCeltic

CalendarEdit

Round First match date Fixtures Clubs
First Round 26 November 1892 16 32 → 16
Second Round 17 December 1892 8 16 → 80
Quarter-finals 21 January 1893 4 8 → 4
Semi-finals 4 February 1893 2 4 → 2
Final 25 February 1893 1 2 → 1

First roundEdit

Home team Score Away team
Abercorn 6 – 0 Renton
Aberdeen 4 – 6 St Mirren
Airdrieonians 3 – 6 Third Lanark
Albion Rovers 1 – 2 Kilmarnock
Celtic 3 – 1 Linthouse
Clyde 4 – 1 Dumbarton *
Cowlairs 2 – 5 Queen's Park
Dunblane 0 – 3 Broxburn Shamrock
Fifth KRV 5 – 3 Camelon
King's Park 6 – 2 Monkcastle
Motherwell 9 – 2 Campsie *
Northern 1 – 3 Leith Athletic
Rangers 7 – 0 Annbank
Royal Albert 6 – 1 Cambuslang
St Bernard's 5 – 1 Queen of the South Wanderers
Stenhousemuir 1 – 1 Heart of Midlothian
  • Match declared void

First round replayEdit

Home team Score Away team
Clyde 1 – 6 Dumbarton
Queen's Park 4 – 1 Cowlairs
Heart of Midlothian 8 – 0 Stenhousemuir
Motherwell 6 – 4 Campsie

Second roundEdit

Home team Score Away team
Abercorn 4 – 5 Third Lanark
Broxburn Shamrock 3 – 0 King's Park
Celtic 7 – 0 Fifth KRV
Kilmarnock 0 – 8 Queen's Park
Leith Athletic 0 – 2 St Mirren
Motherwell 2 – 4 Heart of Midlothian
Rangers 1 – 0 Dumbarton
Royal Albert 1 – 1 St Bernard's

Second round replayEdit

Home team Score Away team
St Bernard's 5 – 2 Royal Albert

Quarter FinalEdit

Home team Score Away team
Broxburn Shamrock 4 – 3 St Mirren
Celtic 5 – 1 Third Lanark
Heart of Midlothian 1 – 1 Queen's Park
St Bernard's 3 – 2 Rangers

Quarter Final replayEdit

Home team Score Away team
Queen's Park 5 – 2 Heart of Midlothian

Semi-finalsEdit

Home team Score Away team
Celtic 5 – 0 St Bernard's
Queen's Park 4 – 2 Broxburn Shamrock

FinalEdit

Celtic1 – 0Queen's Park
Towie  
Attendance: 30,000
Referee: R. F. Harrison

Match declared void due to frozen pitch (decided pre-match after inspection, but not announced to spectators until the second half).[1]

Final replayEdit

Queen's Park2 – 1Celtic
Sellar    Blessington 
Attendance: 15,000
Referee: R. F. Harrison

The winning goal was believed by some observers to have gone past the outside of post, and Celtic protested but the score stood. This controversy led to goal nets being introduced in the latter stages of the Scottish Cup from then on.[2]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Association Football: Scottish Cup Final, The Scotsman, 27 February 1893] (via The Celtic Wiki)
  2. ^ Scottish Cup – Final, Glasgow Herald, 13 March 1893] (via The Celtic Wiki)