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1880s
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Honorary Match Secretary: James Gossland

Home: Kinning Park (with a few games at Cathkin Park)

Scottish Cup Winners: Hibs

Glasgow Merchants' Charity Cup Winners: Renton

FA Cup: Aston Villa


Match Results

Round Competition Date     Venue Outcome Opponents For Agt Crowd
Friendly Aug 21 Sat a W Vale of Leven 2 1
Friendly 28 Sat H W Dumbarton 2 1
Friendly Sep 4 Sat a W Central (K'loch) 5 0
1st Scottish Cup 11 Sat H W Govan Athletic 9 1 500
Friendly 18 Sat H W Northern 1 0
Friendly 25 Sat a L Renton 2 3
Friendly Oct 7 Thu a W St Bernard's Athletic 4 1
Friendly 9 Sat a W Third Lanark 1 0 6,000
Friendly 16 Sat H L Queen's Park 1 4 7,000
1st FA Cup 30 Sat a W Everton 1 0 6,000
2nd Scottish Cup Nov 2 Tue H W Westbourne 5 2 600
Friendly 6 Sat a D Dumbarton 5 5 2,000
Friendly 13 Sat a W Abercorn 4 2 3,000
2nd FA Cup 20 Sat H W Church 2 1
3rd Scottish Cup 23 Tue H L Cambuslang 0 2 4,000
Friendly 27 Sat a W Cliftonville 4 1
3rd FA Cup Dec 4 Sat H W Cowlairs 3 2
Friendly 11 Sat H D Partick Thistle 0 0
Friendly 25 Sat H D Renton 1 1
Friendly Jan 1 Sat a L Bolton Wanderers 2 3 5,000
Friendly 3 Mon a L Preston North End 1 8 5,000
Friendly 22 Sat a W Linthouse 3 0
5th FA Cup 29 Sat H W Lincoln City 3 0
Friendly Feb 5 Sat H L Cambuslang 0 1 3,000
Friendly 12 Sat a W St Bernard's Athletic 2 0
Quarter FA Cup 19 Sat H W Old Westminsters 5 1 6,000
Semi FA Cup Mar 5 Sat n L Aston Villa 1 3
Friendly 12 Sat a W Grangemouth 4 1 300
Friendly 19 Sat H L Vale of Leven 1 2
Friendly Apr 2 Sat a L Queen's Park 0 4 5,000
1st Glasgow M Charity Cup 6 Wed n W Cambuslang 4 2 3,000
Friendly 9 Sat H W Nottingham Forest 1 0 4,000
Friendly 16 Sat a W Clyde 2 1 3,000
Friendly 20 Wed a W Whitefield 3 1
Friendly 23 Sat a D Partick Thistle 1 1 1,500
Friendly 26 Tue a W Shettleston 4 2
Friendly 30 Sat n L Partick Thistle 1 5 3,000
Semi Glasgow M Charity Cup May 4 Wed n D Renton 1 1 4,000
Friendly 7 Sat a D Hibs 2 2
Friendly 11 Wed a W Uddingston 4 1
Replay Glasgow M Charity Cup 14 Sat n D Renton 1 1 12,000
2nd Replay Glasgow M Charity Cup 18 Wed n L Renton 1 2 5,000
Friendly 25 Wed D I Zingari 1 1
Friendly Jun 1 Wed H W Hibs 1 0 2,000
Friendly 3 Fri D Northern

Trivia

  Feb 26th 1887: Rangers mark their last game at Kinning Park with a Challenge Match between the 'Ancients' and the 'Moderns'. The rest of their home games that season were played at Cathkin Park.

  Rangers took part in the English FA Cup this season - beaten in the semi-final by eventual winners Aston Villa.


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