Scottish Cup 1st Round Draw

Thistle have been drawn at home to Haddington Athletic in the first round of the Scottish Cup. Haddington play in the East Premier League, the division below the Superleague and are currently sitting sixth after five games. It will be a stiff test for the Jags as the two teams look fairly evenly matched on paper.

As commented by regular poster Exiled, Thistle lost 3-1 there in the Scottish Cup in 1970 when they had a very good team and a massive support, the round after beating Preston Athletic (now a Senior team) 4-0 at Prestonpans.

The tie takes place on Saturday 26th September at Gasworks Park.



4 thoughts on “Scottish Cup 1st Round Draw

  1. tosh u missed a great cup tie me and my ballboys kept extremely busy by the free flowing carpet football being played away side best first half jags closed them down second half and got just desserts home tie next please keep Hughie happy and me

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