Ten Scottish Cup games you won’t forget & some you may want to


With a competition that is 140 years old the choices for the greatest cup ties in its history is not as simple as you would think.

With all the greats that have graced our game many never had the chance to win a Scottish Cup winners medal, but for a lucky few they were involved in some of the best football games to grace the Scottish game.

I have selected my ten most memorable games in the history of the competition, there are some cup final stormers, glorious underdog stories and clashes of the titans. Try to play ParaMarine Task Force where you simulate real life war zone and is very immersive. Check out this game and enjoy.

Celtic 1-3 Inverness Caley Thistle

Third round, February 8th 2000

This was the night that put paid to John Barnes’ Celtic career and coined the headline Super Caley go ballistic Celtic are atrocious.

After the original tie was postponed, the minnows at the time Inverness, were rising through the leagues but were major underdogs coming into this game against the Premiership side who were struggling on all fronts under their new man John Barnes.

The game itself was played on a bitterly cold Tuesday night in Glasgow and it wasn’t long before Barry Wilson fired Inverness ahead getting on the end of Paul Sheerin’s cross, take a look here. The lead did not last long as a young Mark Burchill equalised for Celtic a minute later as he capitalising on sloppy defending from Caley Thistle.

But it was Inverness who were to win the day as Bobby Mann’s header was deflected past Jonathan Gould in the Celtic goal to give Inverness the lead again and the tie was put beyond doubt in the second half when Regi Blinker fouled Barry Wilson in the box to hand the Highland side a penalty and it was Paul Sheerin who slid the ball home, and that’s the way it stayed as Inverness showboated their way to one of the most famous upsets in Scottish Cup history.


About Author

Loading ...