Tunnock’s Caramel Wafer Challenge Cup Finals 2016-Present

Tunnock’s Caramel Wafer Challenge Cup Logo [Reference: 1]

Finals 2016-Present

2016-17Dundee United2St. Mirren1
2017-18Inverness Caledonian Thistle1Dumbarton0
2018-19Ross County3Connah’s Quay Nomads1

Final Cancelled:
Finalists: Raith Rovers


Inverness Caledonian Thistle

Tunnock’s Caramel Wafer Challenge Cup Finals 2016-Present [References: 2]


Dundee United won the first Challenge Cupto feature teams from outside Scotland in 2016-17 with a 2-1 victory over St. Mirren. The following year Inverness Caledonian Thistle won 1-0 against Dumbarton in the Final and in 2018-19 Ross County defeated the firstnon-Scottish side to reach the Final, by defeating Connah’s Quay Nomads from Wales 3-1 in the Final. The 2019-20 Final between Inverness Caledonian Thistle and Raith Rovers was cancelled due to the COVID-19 Coronavirus Pandemic.


The Tunnock’s Caramel Wafer Challenge Cup is an Association Football (Soccer) which includes teams from Scottish Football League, Scottish Premier Football League U21s, Highland Football League, Lowland Football League, English National League, Welsh Premier League, the Northern Ireland Football League and the League of Ireland. It was originally from 1990-91 the Scottish Challenge Cup before incorporating teams from other leagues in the Atlantic Isles from 2016-17 onwards.



[1] Scottish Professional Football League (2020) Tunnocks Website [Internet] Available from:https://spfl.co.uk/cms-content/images/shares/Tunnocks%20Website.png [Accessed 1 November 2020]


[2] Scottish Professional Football League (2020) Challenge Cup Winners [Internet] Available from: https://spfl.co.uk/league/challenge-cup/winners [Accessed 1 November 2020]


Thanks to Jason Caldwell, Alan McCormack, Paul Nolan, Andrew McGovern, Colm Murray, Niall Brennan.

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Last Updated: 1 November 2020

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