JUN
10
2011
On This Day: Everton Meet Celtic In Exhibition Cup Final
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On this day in 1938, Everton drew 0-0 with Glasgow Celtic after 90 minutes in front of 82,000 at Ibrox. Celtic's Johnny Crumb scored in the 5th minute of extra time to win the the Empire Exhibition Cup Final.

Celtic FC: Kennaway, Hogg, Morrison, Geatons, Lyon, Paterson, Delaney, MacDonald, Crum, Divers, Murphy.

Everton FC: Sagar, Cook, Greenhalgh, Mercer, Jones, Thomson, Geldard, Cunliffe, Lawton, Stevenson, Boyes.

The Empire Exhibition Tournament was played in the pre-war summer of 1938 to mark the Empire Exhibition being held in Bellahouston Park in Glasgow. Eight teams took part in the tournament held at Ibrox - Aberdeen, Celtic, Hearts, Rangers represented Scotland and Brentford, Chelsea, Everton and Sunderland for England.

Everton, destined to win the English championship in the following season had beaten Rangers 2-0 and Aberdeen 3-2 to get to the final.

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