Musselburgh Athletic qualify for Scottish Cup after thrashing Mid Annandale

Matti King bags four goals for Burgh

Sunday, 26th January 2020, 6:55 pm
Updated Sunday, 26th January 2020, 7:14 pm
Matti King scored four goals for Musselburgh. Pic: TSPL

Musselburgh Athletic have secured their place in next season's Scottish Cup after winning the South and East Shield Final.

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Matti King scored four goals and Darren Downie bagged a hat-trick as the Burgh routed Mid Annandale 7-0 in Blackburn.

King has now scored 202 goals in his Musselburgh career.

The South and East Shield Final is contested between the holders of the Alex Jack Cup (Musselburgh) and the Southern Counties FA Alba Cup winners (Mid Annandale), with the victors qualifying for the preliminary round of the Scottish Cup.