McEwan Fraser Legal   Subway Korrie Renewables Allied Surveyors Scotland errea  

SeasonTicketWeb2

inverness

dunfermline
Inverness CT Dunfermline

19:45pm, August 14th

IRN-BRU Cup

Full Fixture List

Pos Team Pld Pts
2. Morton 2 4
3. Ayr United 2 4
4. Inverness CT 2 4
5. Dundee Utd 2 3
6. Dunfermline 2 3
Full League Table
OnlineStore2
Hospitality2
Tickets2
  • FREE Digital Matchday Programme - Dunfermline +

    Issue Four of the FREE ICTFC Digital Matchday Programme is out now!  This Issue contains: An exclusive chat with ICTFC new boy Tom Walsh  Pre-match Read More
  • How to add Friends and Family on TicketHour +

    How to add Friends and Family  Step One: Log In   Step Two: Select Friends and Family   Step Three: Select Invite Friends and Family Read More
  • Club Statement: 13/08/18 +

    Inverness Caledonian Thistle were saddened and angered to learn of sustained verbal abuse directed at one of our players and his family by a small Read More
  • How to add Cup Tickets in TicketHour +

    Step One: Log In   In a browser (phone, tablet or PC) and type in: ictfc.tickethour.co.uk  Sign in to your Account (if you haven't set Read More
  • Match Report: Inverness CT 0-0 Ayr Utd +

    Written by Adam Sturrock  ICTFC failed to take advantage against ten man Ayr United, as it ended in a goal-less draw during the Caley Jags' Read More
  • FREE Digital Programme - Ayr Utd +

    Issue Three of the official ICTFC Digital programme is out now! This issue contains: An exclusive chat with Caley Jags vice-captain Aaron Doran, as he Read More
  • Tribute to Alan Hercher +

    Inverness Caledonian Thistle is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of its first club captain, Alan Hercher, who has died at the age of Read More
  • U17 League Winners to be honoured +

    The success of Inverness Caledonian Thistle's Under 17 squad in winning their national league title last season is to be marked on Saturday at the Read More
  • Walk Up prices and Season Ticket prices +

              League Match Ticket Prices Adult Senior Citizen 16-25 Under 16 Main £22 £17 £17 £6 North/South £20 £15 £15 £6 Read More
  • Testimonial to take place for Ryan Esson +

    10 years of outstanding service to Inverness Caledonian Thistle is to be recognised with a testimonial for popular goalkeeper and coach, Ryan Esson. Ryan joined Read More
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9
  • 10

away dunfDunfermline 1-3 Inverness CT (aet)
William Hill Scottish Cup

Last night’s cup win was a surreal experience, watched from the Caley Thistle Social Club in Greig Street, insulated from the cold and rain that would have afflicted us had we been able to go down the road.

It’s a peculiar business, watching a game in the pub and much less common than it used to be now that everyone has sky. It only really seems to work if it’s a Scotland game and the place is packed cheek to jowl, but those who came along enjoyed the occasion. It’s more difficult to know what Williams, Doran and Gillet thought of it all.

The game it’s self didn’t really live up to its billing above the Barcelona v Real Madrid Copa del Rey extravaganza relegated to Sky2 in the listings and the first half was more messy than Messi, although Roman Golobart did his best to inject some Iberian skill into a tepid first half.

Tuffey took little time in this game to remind us that he is fine keeper – his distribution was quick and accurate all night. Of course, Inverness went a goal down in 40 minutes after Barrowman ghosted in at the back post and powered a header over Graeme Shinnie and past Tuffey. This cued universal gloom in the Caley Club, almost as much as for who scored as the fact that he did.

Half Time: Dunfermline 1-0 Inverness Caledonian Thistle

Half time was enriched by the arrival of pies for the masses, but I’m sure that Lager doesn’t have the same ring as Bovril. You could tell the athletes by their refusal to partake and their resultant waistlines. Its diets for the rest of us!

Inverness made a change for the second half, with the reintroduction of Andrew Shinnie for Cox and we immediately began to look more threatening.

In 54 minutes, that threat paid off and poor Chris Smith’s night imploded again. Put under pressure by a dreadful back header from Keddie, he battered the ball off Rutkiewicz and into the path of, you guessed; Jonny Hayes. He looked speechless, but that was more than made up for by his fans. You could have heard the derision in Fife.

Inverness were pressing for victory now, but Smith kept them at bay and forced extra time. Roman Golobart was taken off with a nasty looking ankle injury and replaced by David Proctor, and Terry Butcher will be praying that he will recover quickly. The big man was excellent at the back again, and if injured, he will be missed.

The prospect of penalties evidently didn’t appeal to Andrew Shinnie, who took all of 3 minutes to dispatch a sublime shot past Smith from the edge of the area. I doubt if he even saw it. Nick Ross had shown signs of his best after coming on for McKay, and he produced an exquisite take and pass on the left to Tansey. His placed effort finished the game there and then.

Full Time: Dunfermline 1-3 Inverness Caledonian Thistle (aet)

And so it is that we move on to a fifth round tie against Celtic at TCS. They will prove harder opponents without any doubt, but there is history there and hope springs eternal. It was a prospect that filled the Caley Club with anticipation and thanks to the players who came along, the Supporters Trust and the Club for organising things and Westie for his excellent hospitality. The final word though has to go to the 54 fans that took to the road and made it to East End Park. It’s far from easy midweek in January, but we heard you and saw you. Respect.

Report By: Davie Balfour

19th Jan 2012 East End Park, Dunfermline
WILLIAM HILL SCOTTISH CUP (Replay)

Dunfermline
1 - Barrowman (40)
Dunfermline TEAM: Smith, Dowie, Rutkiewicz (Potter 74), Keddie, Boyle, Cardle, Thomson, Hardie, Graham (Willis 62), Kirk, Barrowman (Buchanan 66)
SUBS: Goodfellow, Mason
Booked: Hardie (38), Graham (57), Dowie (80)
Sent Off: None

Inverness CT
3 - Hayes (54), A.Shinnie (93), Tansey (110)
inverness TEAM: Tuffey, Piermayr, Tokely, Golobart (Proctor 90), G.Shinnie, Cox (A.Shinnie 46), Hayes, Tansey, Foran, Tade, McKay (Ross 86)
SUBS: Esson, Meekings
Booked: Foran (74), Hayes (74), Piermayr (108)
Sent Off: None

Referee  Euan Norris
Attendance  1594
Twitter facebook youtube
carboot sale
invcomp 125 munros 125
YOUR AD HERE
CALL EMMA ON
01463 222880
redpoppy hspc 125
CaleyJags.com
ladbrokes Championship 0214
BT Sport
SKY Sports