Five of the biggest Scottish Cup moments in Celtic history

Celtic return to Scottish Cup action on Saturday against old cup foes Inverness Caledonian Thistle.

The Hoops know as well as anyone the danger that the Highlanders can pose in the competition having been dumped out by Caley three times since the turn of the century.

Still, the Scottish Cup has been a very happy hunting ground for Celtic throughout history, with the club winning it a massive 36 times – no other team has lifted this piece of silverware more than the Hoops.

It’s a trophy theĀ fans love and a competition that has provided some of the most memorable days of supporters’ lives.

This season, it’s taken on even more significance given that Brendan Rodgers is going for the domestic treble in his first season in charge and has a great chance of doing it too. With the League Cup already lifted and his side well on their way to Premiership glory, the Northern Irishman knows this is Celtic’s best chances for years to manage the historic feat.

Ahead of Saturday’s game, let’s take a look back at FIVE of the biggest moments in Celtic’s Scottish Cup history…

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