1959-60

1950s
Typography

Manager: Scot Symon

Home: Ibrox Stadium

Division One Winners: Hearts

Scottish Cup Winners: Rangers

League Cup Winners: Hearts


Match Results

Round Competition Date     Venue Outcome Opponents For Agt Crowd
Section 4 League Cup Aug 8 Sat a W Hibs 6 1 44,700
Section 4 League Cup 12 Wed H L Motherwell 1 2 65,000
Section 4 League Cup 15 Sat H W Dundee 2 0 37,000
Division 1 19 Wed a W Stirling Albion 3 2
Section 4 League Cup 22 Sat H W Hibs 5 1 35,000
Section 4 League Cup 26 Wed a L Motherwell 1 2 37,000
Section 4 League Cup 29 Sat a W Dundee 3 2 20,000
Division 1 Sep 5 Sat H W Celtic 3 1 65,000
Division 1 12 Sat a W Hibs 1 0 31,500
Qualifying European Cup 16 Wed H W Anderlecht 5 2 80,000
Division 1 19 Sat H L Ayr Utd 0 3 32,000
Qualifying European Cup 23 Wed a W Anderlecht 2 0 40,000
Division 1 26 Sat a W Partick Thistle 3 0 30,500
Division 1 Oct 3 Sat H W Dunfermline 4 1 25,000
Division 1 10 Sat a W Dundee 3 1 22,000
Division 1 17 Sat H L St Mirren 1 3 45,000
Division 1 24 Sat a W Aberdeen 5 0 25,000
Division 1 31 Sat H L Hearts 0 2 70,000
Division 1 Nov 7 Sat H W Clyde 6 0 40,000
1st European Cup 11 Wed H W Red Star Bratislava 4 3 80,000
Division 1 14 Sat a W Arbroath 4 0 6,025
1st European Cup 18 Wed a D Red Star Bratislava 1 1 60,000
Division 1 21 Sat H L Raith Rovers 2 3 30,000
Division 1 28 Sat a L Motherwell 1 2 22,000
Division 1 Dec 2 Wed H W Kilmarnock 5 0 20,000
Division 1 12 Sat a W Third Lanark 2 0 25,000
Division 1 19 Sat a W Airdrie 5 0 20,000
Division 1 26 Sat H W Stirling Albion 3 0 21,000
Division 1 Jan 1 Fri a W Celtic 1 0 50,000
Division 1 2 Sat H D Hibs 1 1 60,000
Division 1 9 Sat a W Ayr Utd 4 2 23,000
Division 1 16 Sat H D Partick Thistle 1 1 40,000
Division 1 23 Sat a W Dunfermline 5 0 16,000
1st Scottish Cup 30 Sat a W Berwick Rangers 3 1 16,000
Division 1 Feb 9 Tue H D Dundee 0 0 22,000
2nd Scottish Cup 13 Sat H W Arbroath 2 0 30,000
3rd Scottish Cup 27 Sat a W Stenhousemuir 3 0 12,300
Division 1 Mar 1 Tue H D Aberdeen 2 2 20,000
Division 1 5 Sat a L Hearts 0 2 45,000
Quarter European Cup 9 Wed a W Sparta Rotterdam 3 2 50,000
Quarter Scottish Cup 12 Sat H W Hibs 3 2 63,000
Quarter European Cup 16 Wed H L Sparta Rotterdam 0 1 82,587
Division 1 19 Sat H D Arbroath 1 1 15,000
Division 1 26 Sat a W Raith Rovers 2 1 11,000
Decider European Cup 30 Wed n W Sparta Rotterdam 3 2 34,176
Semi Scottish Cup Apr 2 Sat n D Celtic 1 1 79,786
Replay Scottish Cup 6 Wed n W Celtic 4 1 70,977
Semi European Cup 13 Wed a L Eintracht Frankfurt 1 6 80,000
Division 1 16 Sat a D Kilmarnock 1 1 26,925
Division 1 18 Mon H L Motherwell 0 2 30,000
Final Scottish Cup 23 Sat n W Kilmarnock 2 0 108,017
Division 1 25 Mon a D St Mirren 1 1 14,000
Division 1 27 Wed a L Clyde 1 4 10,000
Division 1 30 Sat H D Airdrie 0 0 13,000
Semi European Cup May 5 Thu H L Eintracht Frankfurt 3 6 70,000
Division 1 7 Sat H L Third Lanark 1 2 8,500

Trivia

  Rangers won their European Cup Quarter Final Decider match against Sparta Rotterdam at Highbury, London in front of 34,176 fans.


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