Gold Cup
The Gold Cup was founded in 1913, The Gold Cup was discontinued after 2001
Founded
1912
Inaugural Winners
Belfast Celtic
Last Winners
Glentoran
Record Wins
Linfield (33 times)
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Results Archive
Season
Champions
# of Wins
Runners Up
Format
Results / Tables
2000/01
Glentoran
14
Coleraine
20 teams, Knockout
1999/00
Glentoran
13
Linfield
20 teams, Knockout
1998/99
Glentoran
12
Portadown
18 teams, 3 Groups + Knockout
1997/98
Glenavon
4
Coleraine
18 teams, 3 Groups + Knockout
1996/97
Linfield
33
Glenavon
16 teams, 4 Groups + Knockout
1995/96
Crusaders
2
Linfield
16 teams, 4 Groups + Knockout
1994/95
Glentoran
11
Crusaders
16 teams, 4 Groups + Knockout
1993/94
Distillery
5
Bangor
16 teams, 4 Groups + Knockout
1992/93
Portadown
6
Cliftonville
16 teams, 4 Groups + Knockout
1991/92
Glentoran
10
Cliftonville
16 teams, 4 Groups + Knockout
1990/91
Glenavon
3
Portadown
16 teams, 4 Groups + Knockout
1989/90
Linfield
32
Portadown
14 teams, 3 Groups + Knockout
1988/89
Linfield
31
Portadown
14 teams, 2 Groups + Knockout
1987/88
Linfield
30
Newry Town
14 teams, 2 Groups + Knockout
1986/87
Glentoran
9
Linfield
14 teams, 2 Groups + Knockout
1985/86
Crusaders
1
Linfield
14 teams, League + Knockout
1984/85
Linfield
29
Glentoran
14 teams, 4 Groups + Knockout
1983/84
Linfield
28
Glentoran
14 teams, 4 Groups + Knockout
1982/83
Glentoran
8
Linfield
12 teams, 2 Groups + Final
1981/82
Linfield
27
Ballymena United
12 teams, 2 Groups + Final
1980/81
Cliftonville
3
Linfield
12 teams, 2 Groups + Final
1979/80
Linfield
26
Ballymena United
12 teams, 2 Groups + Final
1978/79
Portadown
5
Cliftonville
12 teams, 2 Groups + Final
1977/78
Glentoran
7
Glenavon
12 teams, 2 Groups + Final
1976/77
Glentoran
6
Linfield
12 teams, 2 Groups + Final
1975/76
Coleraine
4
Ballymena United
12 teams, Knockout
1974/75
Ballymena United
1
Glentoran
12 teams, Knockout
1973/74
Ards
2
Bangor
12 teams, Knockout
1972/73
Linfield
25
Portadown
12 teams, Knockout
1971/72
Portadown
4
Ards
12 teams, Knockout
1970/71
Linfield
24
Glentoran
12 teams, Knockout
1969/70
Coleraine
3
Glentoran
12 teams, Knockout
1968/69
Linfield
23
Glentoran
12 teams, Knockout
1967/68
Linfield
22
Ards
12 teams, Knockout
1966/67
Glentoran
5
Crusaders
12 teams, Knockout
1965/66
Linfield
21
Portadown
12 teams, Knockout
1964/65
Derry City
1
Crusaders
12 teams, Knockout
1963/64
Linfield
20
Glentoran
12 teams, Knockout
1962/63
Glentoran
4
Derry City
12 teams, Knockout
1961/62
Linfield
19
Glentoran
12 teams, Knockout
1960/61
Glentoran
3
Linfield
12 teams, Knockout
1959/60
Linfield
18
Portadown
12 teams, Knockout
1958/59
Coleraine
2
Glentoran
12 teams, Knockout
1957/58
Linfield
17
Glenavon
12 teams, Knockout
1956/57
Glenavon
2
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1955/56
Linfield
16
Portadown
12 teams, Knockout
1954/55
Glenavon
1
Linfield
12 teams, Knockout
1953/54
Ards
1
Distillery
12 teams, Knockout
1952/53
Portadown
3
Linfield
12 teams, Knockout
1951/52
Glentoran
2
Glenavon
12 teams, Knockout
1950/51
Linfield
15
Glentoran
12 teams, Knockout
1949/50
Linfield
14
Portadown
12 teams, Knockout
1948/49
Linfield
13
Glenavon
12 teams, Knockout
1947/48
Belfast Celtic
5
???
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1939/40
Belfast Celtic
4
???
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1938/39
Belfast Celtic
3
???
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1937/38
Portadown
2
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1936/37
Linfield
12
???
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1935/36
Linfield
11
???
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1934/35
Belfast Celtic
2
???
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1933/34
Portadown
1
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1932/33
Cliftonville
2
???
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1931/32
Coleraine
1
???
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1930/31
Linfield
10
???
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1929/30
Distillery
4
???
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1928/29
Linfield
9
???
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1927/28
Linfield
8
???
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1926/27
Linfield
7
???
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1925/26
Belfast Celtic
1
???
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1924/25
Distillery
3
Queen's Island
12 teams, Knockout
1923/24
Linfield
6
Distillery
10 teams, Knockout
1922/23
Cliftonville
1
Linfield
6 teams, League
1921/22
Linfield
5
Cliftonville
6 teams, League
1920/21
Linfield
4
Glenavon
5 teams, League
1919/20
Distillery
2
Glentoran
? teams, Knockout
1918/19
Linfield
3
Glentoran
6 teams, League
1917/18
Linfield
2
Glentoran
6 teams, League
1916/17
Glentoran
1
Linfield
6 teams, League
1915/16
Linfield
1
Distillery
6 teams, League
1914/15
Shelbourne
1
Linfield
7 teams, Knockout
1913/14
Distillery
1
Shelbourne
7 teams, Knockout
1912/13 no competition
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