The Rangers Archives

Preserving the Past, Inspiring the Future Explore the Rich History of Rangers fc.
Hello Hello, Warm welcome to The Rangers Archives website. On here we detail the history of the world’s most successful football team through contemporary reports and articles of matches and players as well as a whole lot more.

What you see on day one is only the tip of the iceberg , The site will be added to every day to give as complete a picture as possible.

We have started by including matches from the start of the 1960 - 61 season to date, but in time we will go right back to the very start of the club in 1872.

We hope you enjoy looking at the old matches, players and photographs which bring to life our magnificent history.
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Ryan Jack

1 June, 2017
1 June 2017 from Aberdeen
1 June, 2024
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Rangers v Progrès Niederkorn 1-0 29 June 2017
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Triumph, Rivalry, and Heartbreak

Date: 24 May 1972 
Teams: Rangers v Dynamo Moscow
Venue: Camp Nou stadium, Barcelona
Dynamo goals: Anatoliy Byshovets, Vladimir Eshtrekov
Date: 2 May 1999
Teams: Celtic v Rangers
Venue: Celtic Park
Rangers goals:  Mccann (2), Albertz)
Date: 14 May 2008
Teams: Rangers v Zenit St. Petersburg
Venue: City of Manchester Stadium
Zenit goals: Igor Denisov, Konstantin Zyryanov

Players with most Appearances since 1960

John Greig

Total appearances:  753
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Sandy Jardine

Total appearances:  672
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Ally McCoist

Total appearances:  580
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Davie Meiklejohn

Total appearances:  563
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Derek Johnstone

Total appearances:  544
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Davie Cooper

Total appearances:  541
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Peter McCloy

Total appearances:  533
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Colin Jackson

Total appearances:  505
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George Niven

Total appearances:  327

Derek Parlane

Total appearances:  298

Graeme Souness

Total appearances:  73

Willie Mathieson

Total appearances:  274
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Birthday Blues

Alfredo Morelos

DOB: 21 June, 1996

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No true Ranger has ever failed in the tradition set him

William Struth (16 June 1875 – 21 September 1956) was the second manager of Rangers Football Club, leading the club for 34 years between 1920 and 1954, as well as being the holder of a number of other positions, including director. 

Struth is one of the most successful managers in Scottish and British football history, winning 30 major trophies in his career; a record 18 Scottish league championships, 10 Scottish Cups and two Scottish League Cups.


Dougie Robertson
Born: 15 March, 1963
Games: 8
David Mitchell
Born: 13 June, 1963
Games: 45
Ian McMillan
Born: 18 March, 1931
Games: 193
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Paul Le Guen
Wins: 16
Lose: 7
Draw: 8
Graeme Souness
Wins: 165
Lose: 42
Draw: 50
Mark Warburton
Wins: 51
Lose: 14
Draw: 15
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