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2017 Scottish Cup Final

The 2017 Scottish Cup Final was the 132nd final of the Scottish Cup and the final of the 2016–17 Scottish Cup, the most prestigious knockout football competition in Scotland. The match took place at Hampden Park on 27 May 2017 and was contested by Celtic and Aberdeen.

2017 Scottish Cup Final
Event2016–17 Scottish Cup
Date27 May 2017
VenueHampden Park, Glasgow
RefereeBobby Madden
Attendance48,713
2016
2018

The fixture was a repeat of the finals in 1937, 1954 and 1967 won by Celtic, and in 1970, 1984 and 1990 won by Aberdeen.

Celtic won the game 2–1 to complete an undefeated domestic treble.[1][2]

Route to the finalEdit

MatchEdit

SummaryEdit

Jonny Hayes opened the scoring for Aberdeen in the 9th minute with a low left foot volley from seven yards out after a corner from the right by Niall McGinn.[3] Two minutes later Stuart Armstrong made it 1-1 with a left foot shot to the right corner from just outside the penalty area.[4] In the 92nd minute, Tom Rogic got the winning goal when he received the ball 40 yards out and made his way into the right side of the penalty area before clipping the ball with his right foot over the goalkeeper from three yards out from a tight angle.[5]

DetailsEdit

Celtic2 – 1Aberdeen
Armstrong   11'
Rogic   90+2'
Report Hayes   9'
Attendance: 48,713
Referee: Bobby Madden
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Celtic
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Aberdeen
GK 1   Craig Gordon
DF 23   Mikael Lustig
DF 5   Jozo Šimunović
DF 20   Dedryck Boyata
DF 63   Kieran Tierney   27'
MF 42   Callum McGregor
MF 8   Scott Brown
MF 14   Stuart Armstrong
FW 27   Patrick Roberts   90+4'
FW 9   Leigh Griffiths
FW 11   Scott Sinclair
Substitutes:
GK 24   Dorus de Vries
MF 6   Nir Bitton
FW 10   Moussa Dembélé
DF 12   Cristian Gamboa
MF 18   Tom Rogic   90+2'   27'
DF 28   Erik Sviatchenko   90+4'
MF 49   James Forrest
Manager:
  Brendan Rodgers
GK 1   Joe Lewis
DF 2   Shay Logan
DF 5   Ash Taylor   61'
DF 6   Mark Reynolds
DF 4   Andrew Considine
MF 3   Graeme Shinnie
MF 22   Ryan Jack   90+3'
MF 10   Niall McGinn   75'
MF 7   Kenny McLean
MF 11   Jonny Hayes
FW 17   Jayden Stockley   62'
Substitutes:
GK 25   Neil Alexander
FW 9   Adam Rooney   62'
DF 15   Anthony O'Connor   75'
MF 16   Peter Pawlett
FW 26   Scott Wright   90+3'
MF 27   Frank Ross
FW 39   Miles Storey
Manager:
  Derek McInnes

Match rules

  • 90 minutes
  • 30 minutes of extra time if necessary
  • Penalty shoot-out if scores still level
  • Seven named substitutes
  • Maximum of three substitutions in normal time (a fourth substitution may be made in extra time)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Celtic 2 Aberdeen 1". BBC Sport. 27 May 2017. Retrieved 31 May 2017.
  2. ^ "Celtic 2 - 1 Aberdeen: Celtic complete treble and make history". The Scotsman. 27 May 2017. Retrieved 31 May 2017.
  3. ^ "Celtic 2-1 Aberdeen: Tom Rogic hits dramatic stoppage time winner to secure Scottish Cup glory". Daily Mail. 27 May 2017. Retrieved 31 May 2017.
  4. ^ "Celtic 2 Aberdeen 1: Tom Rogic shatters Dons to secure historic clean sweep with Scottish Cup final win". The Telegraph. 27 May 2017. Retrieved 31 May 2017.
  5. ^ "Celtic 2 Aberdeen 1: as it happened". Guardian. 27 May 2017. Retrieved 31 May 2017.