League Cup look ahead

Martin Kelly gives The Commentary Box a superb analysis of the forthcoming League Cup final and looks at some of the classics from days gone by.

The impending Old Firm League Cup final may, depending on your allegiances, cause your jaws to widen in boredom or salivate with excitement, but there can doubt that the history of this fine tournament is one which should be savoured by football fans throughout Scotland.

By virtue of the League cup losing its added incentive of European qualification in recent times, it has in turn rather lost some of its allure but the desire for silverware for teams outside Celtic and Rangers is one which cannot be understated in a country which is so dominated by two teams. If the equivalent event in England now apparently means little to its top class entrants the same can’t be said for Scotland, where finals always matter and bragging rights treasured almost as much as silverware.


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