Cyprus v Scotland, 11 December 1968

Score5-0 to Scotland
RefereePaul Bonett
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Europe group 7
VenueNeo GSP Stadium, Nicosia
Attendance5,895

0  Cyprus

Manager: Charalambous Avraamides

5  Scotland

Manager: Bobby Brown

Goals:

Goals:

Alan Gilzean 3 G
Bobby Murdoch 23 G
Alan Gilzean 33 G
Colin Stein 41 G
Michael Alkiviadis own goal 44 OG

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Jim Herriot
Defender John Greig
Defender Ron McKinnon
Full back Eddie McCreadie
Midfielder Billy Bremner (captain)
Midfielder Charlie Cooke
Midfielder Tommy McLean
Midfielder Bobby Murdoch
Forward Alan Gilzean
Forward Colin Stein

Substitutions:

Ioannis Xypolitas for Panikos Krystallis 0
Markos Markou for Andreas 'Pakkos' Christodoulou 0

Substitutions:

Robert 'Bobby' Lennox for Charlie Cooke 0
Billy McNeill for Ron McKinnon 0

On the bench:

Forward Markos Markou

On the bench:

Defender Billy McNeill