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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Time Capsule

Home Away Score Competition Year Full Match
Rangers Aberdeen 1-0 SPFL (Top Tier) 2022Match Details
RangersHibs1-1Premier Division1983Match Details
HibsRangers1-2Division 11969Match Details
RangersDundee4-0Scottish Cup2016Match Details

Player of the day

Donald Hunter

Rangers v Queen's Park 8-0 26 January 1974
Total Appearances
1 2 3 574

Programme of the day

1 2 3 3,767


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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
League wins:  5
League cups:  5
Scottish cups:  7
European cup:  1

Sandy Jardine

Total appearances:  672
League wins:  3
League cups:  5
Scottish cups:  5
European cup:  1

Ally McCoist

Total appearances:  580
League wins:  10
League cups:  9
Scottish cups:  3
European cup:  0

Davie Meiklejohn

Total appearances:  563
League wins:  13
League cups:  0
Scottish cups:  6
European cup:  0

Derek Johnstone

Total appearances:  544
League wins:  3
League cups:  5
Scottish cups:  5
European cup:  1

Davie Cooper

Total appearances:  541
League wins:  3
League cups:  9
Scottish cups:  3
European cup:  0

Peter McCloy

Total appearances:  533
League wins:  2
League cups:  7
Scottish cups:  5
European cup:  1

Colin Jackson

Total appearances:  505
League wins:  3
League cups:  5
Scottish cups:  4
European cup:  0
1 2 3 72
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Hall of Fame

Lee McCulloch

Total appearances:  291

Billy Ritchie

Total appearances:  340

Chris Woods

Total appearances:  230

Peter McCloy

Total appearances:  533
1 2 3 16
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Birthday Blues

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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.


Mervan Celik
Born: 26 May, 1990
Games: 6
Willie Henderson
Born: 24 January, 1944
Games: 426
Eric Morris
Born: 30 September, 1951
Games: 11
1 2 3 192
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Philippe Clement
John Greig
Wins: 150
Lose: 68
Draw: 71
Davie White
Wins: 73
Lose: 21
Draw: 19
1 2 3 7
All Managers
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