1986-87

1980s
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Manager: Graeme Souness

Home: Ibrox Stadium

SPL Winners: Rangers

Scottish Cup Winners: St Mirren

League Cup Winners: Rangers


Match Results

Round Competition Date     Venue Outcome Opponents For Agt Crowd
Premier Division Aug 9 Sat a L Hibs 1 2 24,576
Premier Division 13 Wed H W Falkirk 1 0 27,362
Premier Division 16 Sat H L Dundee Utd 2 3 43,995
2nd League Cup 20 Wed a W Stenhousemuir 4 1 9,052
Premier Division 23 Sat a W Hamilton Acas 2 1 10,000
3rd League Cup 27 Wed a W East Fife 0 0 8,835
Premier Division 31 Sun H W Celtic 1 0 43,502
Quarter League Cup Sep 3 Wed H W Dundee 3 1 33,750
Premier Division 6 Sat a W Motherwell 2 0 17,013
Premier Division 13 Sat H W Clydebank (New) 4 0 26,433
1st UEFA Cup 17 Wed H W Ilves Tampere 4 0 27,436
Premier Division 20 Sat a L Dundee 0 1 17,132
Semi League Cup 24 Wed n W Dundee Utd 2 1 45,249
Premier Division 27 Sat H W Aberdeen 2 0 40,155
1st UEFA Cup Oct 1 Wed a L Ilves Tampere 0 2 2,109
Premier Division 4 Sat a D Hearts 1 1 28,637
Premier Division 8 Wed a W St Mirren 1 0 16,861
Premier Division 11 Sat H W Hibs 3 0 38,196
Premier Division 18 Sat a W Falkirk 5 1 16,800
2nd UEFA Cup 23 Thu H W Boavista 2 1 38,772
Final League Cup 26 Sun n W Celtic 2 1 74,219
Premier Division 29 Wed a D Dundee Utd 0 0 20,179
Premier Division Nov 1 Sat a D Celtic 1 1 60,000
2nd UEFA Cup 4 Tue a W Boavista 1 0 23,000
Premier Division 8 Sat H L Motherwell 0 1 33,966
Premier Division 15 Sat a W Clydebank (New) 4 1 9,906
Premier Division 19 Wed H W Dundee 2 1 22,992
Premier Division 22 Sat a L Aberdeen 0 1 21,733
3rd UEFA Cup 26 Wed H D Borussia Moenchengladbach 1 1 44,000
Premier Division 29 Sat H W Hearts 3 0 38,733
Premier Division Dec 3 Wed H W St Mirren 2 0 23,110
Premier Division 6 Sat a D Hibs 0 0 18,536
3rd UEFA Cup 10 Wed a D Borussia Moenchengladbach 0 0 36,000
Premier Division 13 Sat H W Falkirk 4 0 24,177
Premier Division 20 Sat a W Hamilton Acas 2 0 10,000
Premier Division 27 Sat H W Dundee Utd 2 0 42,165
Premier Division Jan 1 Thu H W Celtic 2 0 43,206
Premier Division 6 Tue a W Motherwell 1 0 19,658
Premier Division 10 Sat H W Clydebank (New) 5 0 36,397
Premier Division 17 Sat H W Hamilton Acas 2 0 43,052
Premier Division 24 Sat H D Aberdeen 0 0 43,211
3rd Scottish Cup 31 Sat H L Hamilton Acas 0 1 35,462
Premier Division Feb 7 Sat a W Hearts 5 2 29,000
Premier Division 14 Sat a W St Mirren 3 1 21,399
Premier Division 28 Sat H D Hibs 1 1 38,630
Premier Division Mar 7 Sat a W Falkirk 2 1 18,000
Premier Division 14 Sat H W Hamilton Acas 2 0 33,486
Premier Division 17 Tue a W Dundee 4 0 18,723
Premier Division 21 Sat a W Dundee Utd 1 0 21,275
Premier Division 28 Sat H W Motherwell 1 0 37,305
Premier Division Apr 4 Sat a L Celtic 1 3 60,800
Premier Division 14 Tue H W Dundee 2 0 42,427
Premier Division 18 Sat a W Clydebank (New) 3 0 9,950
Premier Division 25 Sat H W Hearts 3 0 43,205
Premier Division May 2 Sat a D Aberdeen 1 1 22,568
Premier Division 9 Sat H W St Mirren 1 0 43,510

Trivia

  Rangers win the League title for the first time since 1977/78 with a final day 1-1 draw away to Aberdeen. See video footage!

  From the 29th November until 31st January, Rangers didn't concede a goal - a record run of 12 matches with Chris Woods in goal.


Video Footage

'That was the team that was' - BBC series about Rangers 1986/87 season (Parts 1-3)


Last few mins of Radio Clyde commentary of Aberdeen match


Rangers beat Celtic 2-1 to win the League Cup Final


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