1943–44 Southern League Cup (Scotland)

The 1943–44 Southern League Cup was the fourth edition of the regional war-time football tournament.

Group stageEdit

Group AEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Rangers 6 5 0 1 14 5 +9 10
Motherwell 6 3 1 2 11 12 −1 7
Heart of Midlothian 6 3 0 3 13 11 +2 6
Airdrieonians 6 0 1 5 6 16 −10 1

Group BEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Celtic 6 6 0 0 24 2 +22 12
Partick Thistle 6 3 0 3 9 14 -5 6
Falkirk 6 1 1 4 8 12 −4 3
Hamilton Academical 6 1 1 4 8 21 −13 3

Group CEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Hibernian 6 5 1 0 20 6 +14 11
Morton 6 3 2 1 19 13 +6 8
Albion Rovers 6 1 2 3 11 15 −3 4
Third Lanark 6 0 1 5 5 21 −16 1

Group DEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Clyde 6 3 2 1 12 4 +8 8
Dumbarton 6 3 1 2 9 10 −1 7
Queen's Park 6 2 1 3 7 12 −5 5
St Mirren 6 1 2 3 8 10 −2 4

Semi-finalsEdit

Rangers 4 – 2 Celtic Hampden Park, Glasgow
Hibernian 5 – 2 Clyde Hampden Park, Glasgow

FinalEdit

Hibernian0–0
(6–5 on corners)
Rangers
Hampden Park, Glasgow
Attendance: 63,000

TeamsEdit

Hibernian:
GK Mitchell Downie
RB Robert Fraser
LB Alex Hall
RH Willie Finnigan
CH Bobby Baxter
LH Sammy Kean
OR Gordon Smith
IR Tommy Bogan
CF James Nelson
IL Jimmy Woodburn
OL Jimmy Caskie
Rangers:
GK Jerry Dawson   18'
RB Dougie Gray
LB Jock Shaw
RH Adam Little
CH George Young
LH Scot Symon
OR Willie Waddell
IR Torry Gillick
CF Jimmy Smith
IL Jimmy Duncanson
OL Charlie Johnston

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