Rangers’ record on this day – P: 26 W: 15 D: 6 L: 5
GD: +20 F: 44 A: 24
Win %: 57.69%
Average Goals Scored P/M: 1.69, Conceded: 0.92
1881: Rangers thump Hibs 9-2 in a Friendly at Hibernian Park thanks to goals from Willie Struthers (5), P.Smith, J.Devlin, David Hill and Goalkeeper George Gillespie.
1887: The goalscorer remains unknown from Rangers’ 1-1 draw with Partick Thistle in a Friendly at Inchview.
1888: Rangers defeat Vale of Leven 5-3 in the Glasgow Merchants’ Charity Cup 1st Round Replay, at Hampden. Goals from T.Nicoll (2), William Aird (2) and Alick McKenzie set-up a Semi-Final with Renton. This match ended 10 minutes early to allow the Vale players to catch the last train back to Alexandria!
1892: Robert Scott and John McPherson are on target as Rangers are beaten 3-2 by Hearts in a League match in Edinburgh.
1898: Rangers beat Third Lanark 3-1 in the Glasgow League at Ibrox with goals scored by Neilly Gibson, RC Hamilton and Jim Miller.
1900: Andrew Sharp and James Wilkie score twice each as Rangers ease to a 5-1 triumph over Renton at Tontine Park. Tommy Hyslop as scored for the visitors.
1904: Rangers draw 1-1 with Partick Thistle in an Inter-City League fixture at Meadowside Park. Finlay Speedie had opened the scoring for the Ibrox men.
1906: The goalscorers remain unknown from Rangers’ 4-0 victory over Albion Rovers in a Friendly at Meadow Park.
1910: Jimmy Gordon scores the only goal as Rangers defeat Clyde 1-0 at Ibrox.
1913: Robert Parker and Andre Brown get the goals as Rangers beat a Border Counties XI2-0 in a Friendly.
1921: Alan Morton scores the only goal as Rangers defeat Third Lanark 1-0 at Cathkin Park.
1924: Sandy Archibald equalises at Old Trafford as Rangers draw 1-1 with Manchester Utd in a Friendly.
1927: Rangers secure the League Title with a 0-0 home draw with Dundee.
1930: 2 goals from Bob McPhail and 1 from Jimmy Fleming hands Rangers a 3-1 win over Dundee at Dens Park.
1932: Dr Jimmy Marshall levels up with a penalty as Rangers are held to a 1-1 draw away at Clyde. The result was enough to see Motherwell crowned League Champions.
1937: Rangers complete their League fixtures with a 3-2 defeat at Clyde. Jimmy Smith and Davie Kinnear had put the Light Blues 2-0 up after 27 minutes. Bob McPhail also missed a penalty for the visitors who had already won the League and finished 7 points ahead of 2nd placed Aberdeen.
1938: Davie Kinnear and Bobby Main score in Rangers’ 3-2 loss to Hearts at Tynecastle.
1941: Rangers defeat the RAF 3-2 for the Sir Archibald Sinclair Cup at Ibrox. Goals from Alex Venters, Charlie Johnstone and Jimmy Smith saw the Gers win the competition arranged for the Clydebank Air-Raid Distress Fund.
1949: Rangers complete the 2nd part of what would become Scottish Football’s first Treble. Goals from George Young (2), Billy Williamson and Jimmy Duncanson earned the Light Blues a 4-1 victory over Clyde in the Final of the Scottish Cup, at Hampden.
1952: John Prentice is the Rangers goalscorer in their 1-1 draw with Elgin in a benefit match for Johnny Logie and Stuart McLachlan.
1958: A Jimmy Millar brace and a goal from Sammy Baird gives Rangers a 3-1 win against Raith Rovers at Stark’s Park.
1960: Rangers defeat Willie Waddell’s Kilmarnock 2-0 in the Scottish Cup Final at Hampden. Jimmy Millar scores both goals as the Light Blue secured their place in the inaugural European Cup for domestic Cup winners. Eric Caldow also missed a penalty. The victory would prove vital as the Gers had begun to lose their grip on the Scottish League title and were on the verge of exiting the European Cup, guaranteeing continental competition for the next season.
1965: Rangers wrap up their League fixtures with a 1-0 victory over Third Lanark in what was the Ibrox Club’s last ever trip to Cathkin Park. Ralph Brand scores the winner against the Redcoats who were relegated and later wound-up within 2 years.
1966: Rangers draw 0-0 with Celtic in the Scottish Cup Final at Hampden, in-front of a crowd of 126,599.
1977: Derek Johnstone nets the decisive goal as Rangers defeat Dundee Utd 1-0 at Tannadice.
1980: Rangers are beaten 1-0 by Kilmarnock at Rugby Park.
1983: John McDonald and Ian Redford are on the scoresheet to seal a 2-0 win for Rangers over Morton at Ibrox.
1988: A goal each from Mark Walters, John Brown and Ally McCoist hands Rangers a 3-0 victory over St Mirren at Love Street.
1992: 2 goals from Alexei Mikhailichenko sees Rangers come from behind to beat Motherwell 2-1 at Fir Park.
1994: Gordon Durie scores both goals as Rangers come from 1-0 down to beat Dundee Utd 2-1 at Tannadice. Christian Dailly had opened the scoring for the home side.
2000: Billy Dodds nets twice as Rangers celebrate winning the League Title with a 2-0 victory at St Johnstone. The Light Blues had been crowned Champions when Celtic dropped points the previous day.
2006: Rangers draw 0-0 with Celtic at Parkhead.
2016: James Tavernier equalises as Rangers draw 1-1 with Alloa in the final home League match of the season.
2017: Rangers suffer a 2-0 defeat to Celtic in the Semi-Final of the Scottish Cup at Hampden. It was the Light Blues’ first defeat to the Parkhead side for 92 years in a Scottish Cup Semi-Final.
1982: Andy Webster – (Dundee). Rangers: 2007-2008, 2008-2011 (Defender). Apps: 3, Goals: 1. International Caps: 28 (Scotland).