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Lanarkshire 2nd XI Cup

Reserve competition for clubs in Lanarkshire. Although the competition had been operating since 1886, a break in 1887-88 season meant that a trophy was only purchased in April 1889.

 

Winners
1886-87 Airdrieonians A
1887-88  
no competition
1888-89 Royal Albert A
1889-90 Royal Albert A
1890-91 Motherwell A
1891-92 Royal Albert A
1892-93 Albion Rovers A
1893-94 Albion Rovers A
1894-95 Hamilton Academical A
1895-96 Albion Rovers A

 

Results

1886-87

First round

20 Nov Airdrieonians v Carfin Shamrock 4-0

20 Nov Broomfield v Royal Albert 5-2 (protest upheld)

27 Nov Plains v Drumpellier 10-0

Hamilton Academical v Tollcross

 

Second round

Hamilton Academical or Tollcross v Albion Rovers L-W

Plains v Cambuslang

8 Jan Airdrieonians v Shettleston 10-2

Airdriehill v Broomfield or Royal Albert W-L

 

Semi final

29 Jan Albion Rovers v Airdrieonians 1-3

Plains v Cambuslang or Airdriehill L-W

 

Final?

5 Feb Airdrieonians v Airdriehill 4-2

 

 

1887-88

No competition

 

 

1888-89

First round (8 Dec)

Royal Albert v Coatbridge

??) Airdriehill v Whifflet Shamrock

12 Jan Whifflet Shamrock v Airdrihill 3-9

Albion Rovers v Motherwell

Carfin Shamrock v Hamilton Academical

Clydesdale v Airdrieonians

15 Dec Uddingston v Wishaw Thistle 3-2

 

Second round

19 Jan Airdrieonians v Airdriehill 1-8

 

Semi final

23 Feb Carfin Shamrock v Royal Albert 3-3

 

Final

Royal Albert v ? (W-L)

 

LANARKSHIRE FA TOURNAMENT

Series organized  to assist the 2nd XI competition

(at Whifflet 2500)

2 Mar Albion Rovers v Linthouse 1-0 (latter replaced Uddingston who withdrew)

2 Mar Royal Albert v Airdrieonians 0-1

 

 

1889-90

First round (23 Dec)

Hamilton Academical v Airdriehill

Uddingston v Wishaw Thistle

23 Nov Royal Albert v Carfin Shamrock 8-0 (protest by Carfin about late start upheld)

7 Dec) Royal Albert v Carfin Shamrock (at Motherwell)

Albion Rovers v Motherwell

23 Nov Clydesdale v Airdrieonians (protest by Airdrieonians upheld)

30 Nov Clydesdale v Airdrieonians 0-4

 

Second round (21 Dec)

28 Dec Wishaw Thistle v Albion Rovers 1-3

Hamilton Academical, Airdrieoninas, Royal Albert byes

 

Semi final

25 Jan Airdrieonians v Royal Albert 1-3 (unfinished due to crowd encroachment)

 

Final

Royal Albert (winners)

 

1890-91

Hamilton Academical v Wishaw Thistle W-L (protest dismissed)

Royal Albert v Uddingston

 

Second round

Uddingston v Airdrieonians

 

Final

7 Mar Motherwell v Uddingston 6-2 (at Wishaw 1500)

 

 

 

 

1891-92

First round (14 Nov)

Carfin Shamrock v Albion Rovers

14 Nov Wishaw Thistle v Hamilton Academical 6-3

Burnbank Swifts v Airdrieonians

Motherwell v Royal Albert D-D

Hamilton Harp bye

 

Second round?

Motherwell v Hamilton Harp?

Rest byes?

 

Semi final (23 Feb)

Albion Rovers v Wishaw Thistle

Royal Albert v Burnbank Swifts or Motherwell

 

Final

Royal Albert (winners)

 

1892-93

Semi final

18 Feb Albion Rovers v Motherwell 6-1 (at Airdrie)

 

Final

Albion Rovers v ?

 

1893-94

? round

30 Dec Dykehead v Royal Albert 2-3 (replay)

 

Final

Albion Rovers (winners)

 

1894-95

Winners

Hamilton Academical

 

1895-96

Semi final

9 Nov Dykehead v Royal Albert 1-1

 

Final

Albion Rovers v Royal Albert L-W (Protest by Albion Rovers that 5 Airdrie players had played 1st XI game without due notice)

8 Feb) Airdrieonians v Albion Rovers L-W