Do junior teams play in the Scottish Cup?

Do junior teams play in the Scottish Cup?

Since the 2006–07 season, the winner of the Junior Cup Final has qualified for the following season’s senior Scottish Cup. The competition is named the Macron Scottish Cup for sponsorship reasons.

Who won the Scottish Junior Cup 2022?

Auchinleck Talbot were the defending champions. They successfully defended their title for a second time with a 2–0 win over Yoker Athletic in the final….2021–22 Scottish Junior Cup.

Country Scotland
Goals scored 446 (4.29 per match)
← 2019–20 2022–23 →

How old is the Scottish Junior Cup?

The Scottish Junior Cup is the “Holy Grail” of Junior football. It is contested on an annual basis amongst the 160 plus Junior clubs on a knock-out basis. The Scottish Junior FA was instituted on the 2nd October 1886 with 39 clubs entering the first tournament under its auspices in 1886-87.

Who won the Scottish Junior Cup?

Auchinleck Talbot
Auchinleck Talbot lifted the cup when it was last completed in 2018-19.

What are the 3 football cups in Scotland?

Scottish Professional Football League There are 12 teams in the top tier, the Scottish Premiership, and 10 in each of the lower three tiers, named the Scottish Championship, Scottish League One and Scottish League Two.

How do you qualify for the Scottish Cup?

Any club that is a full or associate member of the Scottish Football Association (SFA) is entitled to compete in the tournament. Full members qualify automatically, which includes every team that plays in the Scottish Professional Football League (SPFL), Highland League or Lowland League.

Where is the Junior Cup Final 2022?

Kingspan Stadium to host All-Ireland Junior Cup Final between Ballyclare and Clogher Valley. 2022 sees the second all-Ulster decider in the Energia All-Ireland Junior Cup.

Where is Auchinleck Talbot?

Auchinleck Talbot Football Club is a Scottish football club based in Auchinleck, near Kilmarnock, Ayrshire. They were members of the Scottish Junior Football Association, winning the Scottish Junior Cup on a record 13 occasions.

What level is junior football in Scotland?

tier 6
Junior football The term ‘junior’ refers not to the age of the players but the level of football played. These two regions joined the pyramid system at tier 6 below the Highland League in 2021–22.

What was the Auchinleck Talbot score?


Date Match KO / Result
June 19, 2021 Pollok v Auchinleck Talbot 0 – 4
June 26, 2021 Neilston v Auchinleck Talbot 0 – 1
July 10, 2021 Auchinleck Talbot v Penicuik Athletic 5 – 2
July 17, 2021 Auchinleck Talbot v Clydebank 2 – 2

Which is the oldest football cup?

The Scottish Cup is the oldest trophy in association football.

Is the Scottish Cup the oldest in the world?

Although the Scottish Cup may be the second competition formed in the history of association football, the trophy itself is the oldest in the game and is recognised as such by Guinness World Records.

What are the 3 Scottish football trophies?

Who owns Auchinleck Talbot?

Auchinleck Talbot F.C.

Full name Auchinleck Talbot Football Club
Founded 1909
Ground Beechwood Park, Beechwood Avenue, Auchinleck
Capacity 4,000 (500 seated)
President Morton Wright

Where is Beechwood Park football ground?

Edinburgh, Scotland
Beechwood Park, initially known as Bank Park, was a football ground in the Leith area of Edinburgh, Scotland. It was the home ground of Leith Athletic during their first seven seasons in the Scottish Football League (SFL).

Is Junior football a semi pro?

Junior football, which is a semi-professional grade for men, is governed by the Scottish Junior FA and the winners of the Scottish Junior Cup and principal regional leagues qualify to compete with senior clubs in the Scottish Cup competition.

What league is Auchinleck Talbot?

West of Scotland Football League
Auchinleck Talbot – West of Scotland Football League.

Is the Scottish Cup older than the FA Cup?

The trophy The FA Cup is the oldest tournament but their trophy has been replaced on more than one occasion while the Scottish Cup has retained the same silverware since its launch in the 19th century. Queen’s Park Captain, JJ Thompson was the first to lift the trophy when his team triumphed at the old Hampden.

What is the oldest league in the world?

Association football

Year (Date) Competition Notes & references
1871 FA Cup Oldest association football competition in the world.
1874 Scottish Cup Oldest association football trophy in the world.
1876 Birmingham Senior Cup Oldest regional trophy in the world.
1877 Welsh Cup