Texaco Cup




Winners: Wolverhampton Wanderers

Runners-up: Heart of Midlothian


First round: 1st leg
17 September 1970Ards1-0Shamrock Rovers Castlereagh Park, Newtownards
15 September 1970Burnley3-1Heart of Midlothian10,106Turf Moor, Burnley
16 September 1970Dundee1-2Wolverhampton Wanderers9,892Dens Park, Dundee
14 September 1970Limerick1-0Derry City Markets Field, Limerick
14 September 1970Morton2-1West Bromwich Albion7,943Cappielow Park, Greenock
14 September 1970Motherwell1-0Stoke City14,450

Fir Park, Motherwell

14 September 1970Nottingham Forest2-2Airdrieonians11,491

City Ground, Nottingham

16 September 1970Tottenham Hotspur4-0Dunfermline Athletic16,388

White Hart Lane, London

First round: 2nd leg
28 September 1970Airdrieonians2-2Nottingham Forest13,800

Broomfield Park, Airdrie


 (4-4 on aggregate, Airdrieonians win 5-4 on pens.) 


1 October 1970Derry City4-2Limerick Brandywell Stadium, Derry
 (Derry City win 4-3 on aggregate)  
29 September 1970Dunfermline Athletic0-3Tottenham Hotspur9,000East End Park, Dunfermline
 (Tottenham Hotspur win 7-0 on aggregate)  
30 September 1970Heart of Midlothian4-1Burnley15,861Tynecastle, Edinburgh
 (Heart of Midlothian win 5-4 on aggregate)  
30 September 1970Shamrock Rovers2-3Ards Glenmalure Park, Dublin
 (Shamrock Rovers win 6-4 on aggregate)  
30 September 1970Stoke City2-1Motherwell15,779

Victoria Ground, Stoke


 (2-2 on aggregate, Motherwell win 4-3 on pens.)  
30 September 1970West Bromwich Albion0-1Morton16,168

The Hawthorns, West Bromwich

 (Morton win 3-1 on aggregate) 


29 September 1970Wolverhampton Wanderers0-0Dundee13,042

Molineux, Wolverhampton

 (Wolverhampton Wanderers win 2-1 on aggregate) 



Second round: 1st leg

19 October 1970Airdrieonians0-5Heart of Midlothian5,000

Broomfield Park, Airdrie

21 October 1970Derry City4-0Shamrock Rovers Brandywell Stadium, Derry
21 October 1970Morton0-3Wolverhampton Wanderers10,145Cappielow Park, Greenock
21 October 1970Tottenham Hotspur3-2Motherwell19,670White Hart Lane, London
Second round: 2nd leg
4 November 1970Heart of Midlothian23Airdrieonians7,203Tynecastle, Edinburgh
 (Heart of Midlothian win 7-3 on aggregate)  
3 November 1970 Motherwell 3-1Tottenham Hotspur 22,688 Fir Park, Motherwell 
 (Motherwell win 5-4 on aggregate)  
4 November 1970Shamrock Rovers3-1Derry City Glenmalure Park, Dublin
 (Derry City win 5-3 on aggregate)  
3 November 1970Wolverhampton Wanderers1-2Morton13,821Molineux, Wolverhampton
 (Wolverhampton Wanderers win 4-2 on aggregate)
Semi-finals: 1st leg
1 December 1970Derry City0-1Wolverhampton Wanderers
10,096Brandywell Stadium, Derry
16 December 1970Heart of Midlothian1-1Motherwell
21,301Tynecastle, Edinburgh
Semi-finals: 2nd leg
3 March 1971Motherwell1-2Heart of Midlothian25,529

Fir Park, Motherwell


 (Heart of Midlothian win 3-2 on aggregate) 


23 March 1971Wolverhampton Wanderers4-0Derry City15,784

Molineux, Wolverhampton

 (Wolverhampton Wanderers win 5-0 on aggregate) 




Final: 1st leg

14 April 1971Heart of Midlothian1-3Wolverhampton Wanderers26,057

Tynecastle, Edinburgh



Final: 2nd leg

3 May 1971Wolverhampton Wanderers0-1Heart of Midlothian28,462

Molineux, Wolverhampton

 (Wolverhampton Wanderers win 3-2 on aggregate)