Govan Competitions

including the Govan & Ibrox Cup and Govan Jubilee Cup

 

Page created: 5 July 2020

Updated: 6 July 2020

 

Two Senior competitions open to clubs in the Govan district of Glasgow. The Govan & Ibrox Cup was donated by a Mr Archer.

 

Winners

 

Govan Jubilee Cup

1886-87 Blairvaddick

1887-88 Whitefield

1888-89 Linthouse

1889-90 Summerton Athletic

1890-91 Summerton Athletic

 

Govan & Ibrox Cup

1887-88 Linthouse

1888-89 Linthouse

1889-90 Linthouse

1890-91 Linthouse

 

 

 

 

                    

1886-87 Govan Jubilee Cup

Played for by two clubs, both games being played at Victoria Park

30 Apr Blairvaddick v Yoker 3-3

14 May Blairvaddick v Yoker 1-0

 

 

 

 

 

1887-88 Govan Jubilee Cup

First round

14 Jan St Andrews v Whitefield 0-1

14 Jan Govan Athletic v Renfrew 0-11

14 Jan Linthouse v Pollokshaws 2-1

14 Jan Kelvinside Athletic v Southern Athletic 2-2

21 Jan Southern Athletic v Kelvinside Athletic 1-6

 

Second round

4 Feb  Whitefield v Linthouse 2-2

11 Feb Linthouse v Whitefield 1-2

Renfrew, Westbourne and Kelvinside Athletic byes

 

Semi-final

18 Feb Renfrew v Kelvinside Athletic 2-4

3 Mar Whitefield v Westbourne 8-2

 

Final at Argyll Park, Govan

7 Apr Whitefield v Kelvinside Athletic 4-0

 

 

 

 

1887-88 Govan & Ibrox Cup

Semi-final

21 Apr Summerton v Whitefield 6-1

28 Apr Rangers ‘Swifts’ v Linthouse 0-4

 

Final at Ibrox Park

7 May Linthouse v Summerton 6-3

1888-89 Govan Jubilee Cup

First round

1 Dec Pollokshaws v Norwood 3-2

8 Dec Pollokshaws Harp v Linthouse 1-13

8 Dec Kelvinside Athletic v Southern Athletic 1-1

15 Dec Southern Athletic v Kelvinside Athletic 2-2

22 Dec Kelvinside Athletic v Southern Athletic 1-1

29 Dec Kelvinside Athletic v Southern Athletic 2-1 at Victoria Ground, Govan

8 Dec Maryhill v United Northern 7-3

15 Dec Whitefield v Govan Athletic wo-scr Govan arrived with several players short, friendly played score 13-1

 

Second round

19 Jan Whitefield v Kelvinside Athletic 1-3

Pollokshaws, Linthouse and Maryhill byes

 

Semi-final

9 Feb Maryhill v Kelvinside Athletic 3-3

2 Mar Kelvinside Athletic v Maryhill 0-5

23 Feb Linthouse v Pollokshaws 7-2 protest

9 Mar Linthouse v Pollokshaws 7-2

 

Final at Whitefield Park, Glasgow

30 Mar Linthouse v Maryhill 5-3

 

 

 

 

1888-89 Govan & Ibrox Cup

First round

16 Apr Linthouse v Whitefield 9-0

 

 

Final

            Linthouse

1889-90 Govan Jubilee Cup

Semi-final

22 Feb Fairfield v Whitefield 4-1 at Argyll Park, Govan

1 Mar Summerton Athletic v Pollokshaws 1-1 at Whitefield Park, Govan

5 Apr Summerton Athletic v Pollokshaws 3-1 at Whitefield Park, Govan

 

Final at Ibrox Park

26 Apr Summerton Athletic v Fairfield 1-0

 

 

 

 

 

1889-90 Govan & Ibrox Cup

Semi-final

         Whitefield v Summerton Athletic

 

Final

          Linthouse

1890-91 Govan Jubilee Cup

First round

14 Feb Fairfield v Glasgow University 8-1

14 Feb Cathcart v Maryhill 4-2

            Norwood v Whitefield

            Glasgow Wanderers v Southern Athletic

7 Feb Kelvinside Athletic v Summerton Athletic

 

Semi-final

14 Mar Glasgow Wanderers v Cathcart 2-2 at Whitefield Park, Govan

                Cathcart v Glasgow Wanderers

28 Mar Summerton Athletic v Whitefield 4-2

 

Final at Ibrox Park

29 Apr Summerton Athletic v Glasgow Wanderers  8-2

 

 

 

 

 

1890-91 Govan & Ibrox Cup

First round

27 Apr Rangers ‘A’ v South Western 2-0

            Whitefield v Govan Hibernian   protest

13 May Whitefield v Govan Hibernian  

6 May Summerton Athletic v Linthouse 4-4

14 May Linthouse v Summerton Athletic 6-0

 

Second round

18 May Maryhill v Linthouse

20 May Rangers ‘A’ v Fairfield

25 May Whitefield or Govan Hibernian v Dean Park

27 May Ferntower v Elderslie

 

Semi-final

           

 

 

Final at Victoria Park, Govan

8 Jun Linthouse v Whitefield