1961–62 Rangers F.C. season

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Rangers
1961–62 season
Chairman John Wilson
Manager Scot Symon
Ground Ibrox Park
Scottish League Division One 2nd
P34 W22 D7 L5 F84 A31 Pts54
Scottish Cup Winners
League Cup Winners
European Cup Quarter-finalists
Top goalscorer League:
All:
Ralph Brand (40)

The 1961–62 season is the 82nd season of competitive football by Rangers.

Overview[edit]

Rangers played a total of 58 competitive matches during the 1961–62 season.

Results[edit]

All results are written with Rangers' score first.

Scottish League Division One[edit]

Date Opponent Venue Result Attendance Scorers
23 August 1961 Hibernian H 3–0 22,693
9 September 1961 Partick Thistle A 4–1 29,789
16 September 1961 Celtic H 2–2 76,198
23 September 1961 St Mirren A 1–1 21,451
30 September 1961 Stirling Albion H 4–1 15,599
14 October 1961 Raith Rovers H 6–0 22,160
21 October 1961 Motherwell A 2–2 37,288
4 November 1961 Third Lanark A 3–0 19,046
11 November 1962 Dundee A 1–5 10,503
18 November 1961 Falkirk H 4–1 20,189
25 November 1961 Dundee United A 3–2 28,697
2 December 1961 St Johnstone H 2–0 33,225
16 December 1961 Dunfermline Athletic A 0–1 15,409
23 December 1961 Aberdeen H 2–3 22,204
30 December 1961 Kilmarnock A 1–0 13,212
6 January 1962 Hibernian A 0–0 31,003
10 January 1962 Heart of Midlothian H 2–1 19,783
13 January 1962 St Mirren H 4–0 58,445
20 January 1962 Stirling Albion A 6–0 11,701
24 January 1962 Partick Thistle H 2–1 14,935
31 January 1962 Airdrieonians A 5–2 18,870
3 February 1962 Airdrieonians H 4–0 27,569
10 February 1962 Raith Rovers A 3–1 17,305
24 February 1962 Heart of Midlothian A 1–0 8,706
28 February 1962 Motherwell H 2–1 38,571
3 March 1962 Third Lanark H 3–1 25,372
14 March 1962 Dundee A 0–0 14,815
17 March 1962 Falkirk A 7–1 12,421
24 March 1962 Dundee United H 0–1 19,535
4 April 1962 St Johnstone A 4–0 16,387
7 April 1962 Dunfermline Athletic H 1–0 13,927
9 April 1962 Celtic A 1–1 11,175
25 April 1962 Aberdeen A 0–1 19,817
28 April 1962 Kilmarnock H 1–1 10,606

Scottish Cup[edit]

Date Round Opponent Venue Result Attendance Scorers
13 December 1961 R1 Falkirk A 2–1 22,184
27 January 1962 R2 Arbroath H 6–0 22,184
17 February 1962 R3 Aberdeen A 2–2 23,000
20 February 1962 R4 R Aberdeen H 5–1 47,363
10 March 1962 QF Kilmarnock A 4–2 47,363
31 March 1962 SF Motherwell N 3–1 23,000
21 April 1962 F St Mirren N 2–0 47,363

League Cup[edit]

Date Round Opponent Venue Result Attendance Scorers
12 August 1961 SR Third Lanark A 2–0 45,000
16 August 1961 SR Dundee H 4–2 21,000
19 August 1961 SR Airdrieonians A 2–1 15,000
26 August 1961 SR Third Lanark H 5–0 30,000
30 August 1961 SR Dundee A 1–1 35,000
2 September 1961 SR Airdrieonians H 4–1 28,000
13 September 1961 QF1 East Fife H 3–1 20,000
20 September 1961 QF2 East Fife A 3–1 30,000
11 October 1961 SF St Johnstone N 3–2 39,584
28 October 1961 F Heart of Midlothian N 1–1 39,584
18 December 1961 F R Heart of Midlothian N 3–1 39,584

European Cup[edit]

Date Round Opponent Venue Result Attendance Scorers
5 September 1961 PRL1 Monaco A 3–2 6,024
12 September 1961 PRL2 Monaco H 3–2 67,501
15 November 1961 R1L1 Vorwaerts Berlin A 2–1 14,268
23 November 1961 R1L2 Vorwaerts Berlin H 4–1 3,012
7 February 1962 QFL1 Standard Liege A 1–4 35,891
14 February 1962 QFL2 Standard Liege H 2–0 76,730

Appearances[edit]

See also[edit]