Queen’s Park v Celtic 3-2 (Glasgow Cup Final: December 14, 1889)

December 14, 1889
Match: Glasgow Cup Final, at Cathkin Park, kick-off: 14:30.
Queen’s Park – Celtic 3-2 (2-2).
Attendance: 12,000.
Referee: Mr. Park.
Queen’s Park (2-3-5): George Gillespie, Walter Arnott, Robert Smellie, James Macara, Allan Stewart, Thomas Robertson, William Gulliland, William Berry, James Hamilton, David Allan, William Sellar.
Celtic (2-3-5): James McLaughlin, Michael McKeown, Jeremiah “Jerry” Reynolds, Patrick Gallagher, James Kelly, James McLaren, John Madden, Peter Dowds, Willie Groves, John Coleman, Michael Dunbar.
The goals: 1-0 Hamilton (10 min.), 2-0 Sellar, 2-1 Coleman, 2-2 scrimmage, 3-2 Stewart (75 min.).

Thomas Robertson, Queen’s Park (Scottish Referee: December 16, 1889):

William Sellar, Queen’s Park (Lloyd’s Weekly News: April 10, 1892):

Jerry Reynolds, Celtic F.C. (Glasgow Evening Post: October 17, 1891):

James Kelly, Celtic (Scottish Referee: January 21, 1889):


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