1987–88 Scottish Cup

The 1987–88 Scottish Cup was the 103rd staging of Scotland's most prestigious football knockout competition. The Cup was won by Celtic who defeated Dundee United in the final.

1987–88 Scottish Cup
CountryScotland
ChampionsCeltic
Runners-upDundee United

First roundEdit

Home team Score Away team
Inverness Caledonian 1 – 1 East Stirlingshire
Albion Rovers 1 – 1 St Johnstone
Montrose 0 – 2 Ayr United
Stirling Albion 1 – 2 Cowdenbeath
Threave Rovers 0 – 6 Stranraer
Vale of Leithen 2 – 3 Brechin City

ReplaysEdit

Home team Score Away team
East Stirlingshire 2 – 1 Inverness Caledonian
St Johnstone 2 – 0 Albion Rovers

Second roundEdit

Home team Score Away team
Alloa Athletic 0 – 1 Cowdenbeath
Berwick Rangers 0 – 1 Brechin City
Buckie Thistle 2 – 3 East Stirlingshire
Fraserburgh 2 – 5 St Johnstone
Gala Fairydean 3 – 0 Civil Service Strollers
Queen’s Park 2 – 3 Ayr United
Stenhousemuir 1 – 1 Arbroath
Stranraer 6 – 2 Keith

ReplayEdit

Home team Score Away team
Arbroath 1 – 1 Stenhousemuir

Second ReplayEdit

Home team Score Away team
Stenhousemuir 0 – 1 Arbroath

Third roundEdit

Home team Score Away team
Raith Rovers 0 – 0 Rangers
Forfar Athletic 1 – 1 Partick Thistle
Hamilton Academical 2 – 0 Meadowbank Thistle
Arbroath 0 – 7 Dundee United
Celtic 1 – 0 Stranraer
Clyde 0 – 0 Cowdenbeath
Dumbarton 0 – 0 Hibernian
Dundee 0 – 0 Brechin City
Dunfermline Athletic 1 – 1 Ayr United
East Fife 1 – 2 Airdrieonians
Falkirk 1 – 3 Hearts
Gala Fairydean 3 – 5 East Stirlingshire
Motherwell 0 – 0 Kilmarnock
Queen of the South 1 – 2 Greenock Morton
St Johnstone 0 – 1 Aberdeen
St Mirren 0 – 3 Clydebank

ReplaysEdit

Home team Score Away team
Partick Thistle 3 – 0 Forfar Athletic
Rangers 4 – 1 Raith Rovers
Ayr United 0 – 2 Dunfermline Athletic
Brechin City 0 – 3 Dundee
Cowdenbeath 0 – 1 Clyde
Kilmarnock 1 – 3 Motherwell
Hibernian 3 – 0 Dumbarton

Fourth roundEdit

Home team Score Away team
Celtic 0 – 0 Hibernian
Airdrieonians 0 – 2 Dundee United
Clydebank 2 – 2 Partick Thistle
Dundee 2 – 0 Motherwell
Dunfermline Athletic 2 – 0 Rangers
East Stirlingshire 2 – 3 Clyde
Hamilton Academical 0 – 2 Aberdeen
Hearts 2 – 0 Greenock Morton

ReplaysEdit

Home team Score Away team
Partick Thistle 4 – 1 Clydebank
Hibernian 0 – 1 Celtic

Quarter-finalsEdit

Home team Score Away team
Aberdeen 5 – 0 Clyde
Dundee 0 – 0 Dundee United
Hearts 3 – 0 Dunfermline Athletic
Partick Thistle 0 – 3 Celtic

ReplayEdit

Home team Score Away team
Dundee United 2 – 2 Dundee

Second ReplayEdit

Home team Score Away team
Dundee 0 – 3 Dundee United

Semi-finalsEdit

Celtic2 – 1Hearts
Andy Walker  
Mark McGhee  
Brian Whittaker  
Attendance: 66,466
Referee: Kenny Hope

Aberdeen0 – 0Dundee United
Attendance: 20,488

ReplayEdit


Aberdeen1 – 1 (AET)Dundee United
Charlie Nicholas   Mixu Paatelainen  
Attendance: 17,288

Second ReplayEdit


Aberdeen0 – 1Dundee United
Iain Ferguson  
Attendance: 19,048

FinalEdit

Celtic2 – 1Dundee United
Frank McAvennie     Kevin Gallacher  
Attendance: 74,000
Referee: George Smith

See alsoEdit