Fri, 28th Aug 2020 15:15

The Sporting Medals & Trophies Auction

 
  Lot 1772
 

AIRDRIE F.C. INTEREST - A MATCHWORN JERSEY FROM THE SCOTTISH CUP FINAL 1975

Sold for £740


 

AIRDRIEONIANS FOOTBALL CLUB MATCHWORN JERSEY,
vs. Celtic F.C., Scottish Cup Final match at Hampden Park, 3 May 1975, the obverse with sewn badge, printed Aidrieoanians FC crest and inscribed 'Scottish Cup Finalists 1975', the reverse with sewn No. 8, Barralan label, size 38-40

Note: This jersey was worn by Tommy Walker of Airdrieonians F.C. at the Scottish Cup Final match on 3 May 1975. On a sunny Glasgow day, Celtic F.C. bet the Airdrieonians 3-1 at Hampden Park to retain their title. Tommy Walker would spend ten years with Airdrie (1972-82), making 299 appearance and scoring 27 goals for the club.

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