Rangers’ record on this day – P: 30 W: 18 D: 6 L: 6
GD: +28 F: 58 A: 30
Win %: 60.00%
Average Goals Scored P/M: 1.93, Conceded: 1.00
1876: Johnny Campbell is the only known goalscorer from Rangers’ 4-1 win over Queen’s Park Junior in the Scottish Cup 1st Round. The Gers would meet Towerhill in the 2nd Round.
1882: Willie Pringle and Tuck McIntyre score for Rangers who are beaten 3-2 by Queen’s Park in the 2nd Round if the Scottish Cup.
1893: James Steel scores both goals as Rangers draw 2-2 with Leith in a League match.
1905: Rangers are beaten 2-1 by Third Lanark in the Glasgow Cup Semi-Final. Alex Spiers is the Light Blues’ goalscorer.
1907: George Livingstone is on target for Rangers who are held to a 1-1 draw by Queen’s Park.
1908: Rangers are defeated 4-1 by Newcastle in a benefit match for the Unemployment Relief Fund. The Gers’ goal came from a Pudan OG. The Magpies would visit Ibrox a week later in a return fixture.
1911: Willie Reid scores all 4 goals to earn Rangers a 4-0 win over Third Lanark at Ibrox.
1912: A goal each from Robert Parker, Billy Hogg and James Bowie secures a 3-0 win over Kilmarnock at Ibrox.
1916: Tommy Cairns scores the only goal as Rangers beat St Mirren 1-0 at Ibrox.
1918: John Hart and Tommy Cairns get the goals as Rangers beat Queen’s Park 2-0 at Hampden.
1922: Rangers draw 0-0 with Clyde at Celtic Park, in the Final of the Glasgow Cup.
1929: Rangers secure their place in the Glasgow Cup Final with a 2-0 win over Partick Thistle in the 1st Round. Dr James Marshall and Davie Meiklejohn score to set-up a clash with Celtic.
1933: Rangers defeat Partick Thistle 4-3 courtesy of goals from Bobby Main, Jimmy Fleming, George Brown and Alec Stevenson.
1935: A goal each from Davie Meiklejohn and Torry Gillick gives Rangers a 2-0 win over Clyde in the Glasgow Cup Semi-Final. The Gers would meet Celtic in the Final.
1939: Rangers are beaten 4-2 by Morton at Ibrox in a Friendly. Willie Thornton and Davie Kinnear score for the home side.
1944: Scot Symon equalised on 84 minutes as Rangers draw 1-1 at home with Motherwell.
1946: Torry Gillick and Jimmy Dunanson are on the mark as Rangers are beaten 3-2 at Partick Thistle.
1950: 2 goals each from Robert Simpson and Willie Thornton hands Rangers a 4-1 win over Airdrie at Ibrox.
1961: Rangers defeat Stirling Albion 4-1 at Ibrox with goals coming from Ian McMillan, Jimmy Millar (2) and Ralph Brand.
1964: Rangers beat Dundee Utd 2-1 in the League Cup Semi-Final. Jim Forrest levelled up on the 87th minute before netting an extra-time winner to book the Gers’ place in the Final with Celtic.
1967: Alex Ferguson equalises for the Light Blues who draw 1-1 with Hearts at Ibrox. Andy Penman then missed a penalty.
1970: Colin Stein’s 81st minute goal isn’t enough for Rangers who can only draw in Germany with Bayern Munich in the Inter-Cities Fairs Cup 2nd Round 2nd Leg. The Light Blues went out 2-1 on aggregate. The Ibrox men felt hard done by with Munich’s goal coming directly from an indirect free-kick!
1972: Rangers are beaten 2-1 by Kilmarnock at Rugby Park. Tommy McLean had put the Gers in-front on the 29th minute.
1978: Rangers come from 1-0 down to beat Motherwell 4-1. A Gordon Smith brace and a goal each from Tommy McLean and Derek Johnstone seals the points.
1981: Jim Bett and John McDonald are on target as Rangers beat Dukla Prague 2-1 in the European Cup Winners’ Cup 1st Round 2nd Leg. The Ibrox side went out 4-2 on aggregate.
1987: Mark Falco and Ally McCoist score to defeat Dynamo Kiev in the European Cup 1st Round 2nd Leg. The Gers progressed 2-1 on aggregate and would meet Gornik Zabrze in the 2nd Round.
1989: Mo Johnston nets the decisive goal to hand Rangers a 1-0 win over Hearts at Tynecastle.
1992: Rangers defeat Lyngby 1-0 in the Champions League 1st Qualifying Round 2nd Leg. Ian Durrant scores 5 minutes from the end to give the Gers a 3-0 aggregate victory. Rangers would meet Leeds Utd in the next Round. 2
1995: Paul Gascoigne and Alec Clelland are on the scoresheet as Rangers beat Celtic 2-0 at Parkhead.
1997: Despite Gennaro Gattuso putting the Gers ahead, Rangers are beaten 2-1 by Strasbourg in the UEFA Cup 1st Round 2nd Leg. The Light Blues went out 4-2 on aggregate.
2001: Rangers have Lorenzo Amoruso sent-off as they are beaten 2-0 by Celtic.
2004: Rangers beat Maritimo 1-0 in the UEFA Cup 1st Round 2nd Leg. Dado Prso scored the winner before the Gers went through, 4-2 on penalties after a 1-1 aggregate draw. The Ibrox men were drawn into Group F alongside Amica Wronki, Grazer AK, AZ Alkmaar and Auxerre.