15 August 2011

Scottish Cup is the oldest national football trophy

On their brand new website the Scottish Football Museum highlights the fact that Guinness World Records has declared that the Scottish Cup of 1874 is the oldest national trophy.

Guinness World Records have bestowed two awards on the Scottish Cup marking the trophy's importance within the heritage of world football. First won in 1874, the trophy is officially the oldest national football trophy in the world and the oldest trophy in Association football.

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