1894–95 Rangers F.C. season

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Rangers
1894–95 season
President Dugald MacKenzie
Match Secretary William Wilton
Ground Ibrox Park
Scottish League Division One 3rd
P18 W10 D2 L6 F41 A26
Scottish Cup First Round
Top goalscorer League:
John McPherson,
John Barker (9)

All:
John McPherson,
John Barker (9)

The 1894–95 season is the 21st season of competitive football by Rangers.

Overview[edit]

Rangers played a total of 19 competitive matches during the 1894–95 season. They finished third in the Scottish League Division One, behind Celtic and winners Heart of Midlothian, with a record of 10 wins from 18 matches.

The club ended the season without the Scottish Cup. They were knocked out of the first round by Heart of Midlothian, losing 2–1 at home.

Results[edit]

All results are written with Rangers' score first.

Scottish League Division One[edit]

Date Opponent Venue Result Attendance Scorers
18 August 1894 Dumbarton H 3–0 Barker (2), Untraced
25 August 1894 St. Bernard's A 4–1 McPherson (2), Barker (2)
1 September 1894 Dundee H 1–0 4,000 W.Gibson
8 September 1894 Leith Athletic A 4–3 Barker (2), Mitchell, Cowan
22 September 1894 Celtic A 3–5 20,000 Gray, Barker, McPherson
29 September 1894 St. Mirren H 4–3 5,000 McPherson (2), Cowan, Goldie (o.g.)
13 October 1894 Third Lanark A 2–0 10,000 Hamilton, Untraced
20 October 1894 Heart of Midlothian H 0–1 10,000
3 November 1894 Leith Athletic H 5–1 A.Smith (2), Gray, McPherson, McCreadie
1 December 1894 Dumbarton A 0–1
8 December 1894 Clyde A 5–1 Barker (2), Gray (2), Cowan
22 December 1894 Clyde H 4–1 McPherson, Untraced (3)
19 January 1895 Heart of Midlothian A 0–0 10,000
26 January 1895 Dundee A 1–2 6,000 McCreadie
16 February 1895 Third Lanark H 0–1 4,000
9 March 1895 St. Mirren A 2–4 McPherson, Boyd
23 March 1895 Celtic H 1–1 McPherson
27 April 1895 St. Bernard's H 2–1 5,000 Boyd, A.Smith

Scottish Cup[edit]

Date Round Opponent Venue Result Attendance Scorers
24 November 1894 R1 Heart of Midlothian H 1–2 12,000 Cowan

Appearances[edit]

Player Position Appearances Goals
Scotland David Haddow GK 12 0
Scotland Nicol Smith DF 6 0
Scotland Jock Drummond DF 17 0
Scotland Robert Marshall DF 16 0
Scotland Willie Gibson DF 18 1
Scotland David Mitchell MF 11 1
Scotland John Cowan MF 17 4
Scotland Hugh McCreadie MF 14 2
Scotland David Boyd MF 13 2
Scotland John McPherson MF 18 9
Scotland John Barker MF 16 9
Scotland Nicol Smith DF 14 0
Scotland John Gray FW 8 4
Scotland Jack Pray DF 4 0
Scotland Archie Montgomery GK 7 0
Scotland James Hamilton FW 2 1
Scotland Alex Smith FW 6 3
Scotland Neilly Gibson MF 8 0
Scotland Henry Gardiner DF 2 0

See also[edit]