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I think, although I'm not absolutely sure, that this photo was taken at Ibrox in the Scottish Cup 3rd round replay 1st March 1961 when we gubbed Rangers 5-2.

The 'Well players are Ian St.John and Pat Quinn. The Rangers 'keeper is George Niven and the Rangers defender is Harold Davis. 

Rangers: Niven, Shearer, Caldow, Davis, Paterson, Stevenson, Scott, McMillan, Murray, Brand, Wilson.

Motherwell: Weir, Delaney, McSeveney, Aitken, Martis, McCann, Hunter, Quinn, St John, McPhee, Roberts.

Scoring Sequence:
McPhee (10) 0-1,
Wilson (16) 1-1,
McMillan (29) 2-1,
Delaney (41) 2-2,
Roberts (53) 2-3,
St John (68 ) 2-4,
Roberts (89) 2-5.

Rangers 2 V Motherwell 5 Ibrox SC Replay 1961.jpg

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Nice picture and interesting match details. Sad that no film footage seems to have survived, but not surprising given the result. 

Fortunately, none survives of the next round tie against Airdrie either.

*Bites carpet*

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So, actually, the boys in blue got f***ed 5-2, by the boys in a lovely away kit?

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10 hours ago, rinkydink said:

So, actually, the boys in blue got f***ed 5-2, by the boys in a lovely away kit?

Had forgotten this year's away top was an homage to that one. Makes you wonder why we have the amber on top this year, though...

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48 minutes ago, numpty said:

Had forgotten this year's away top was an homage to that one. Makes you wonder why we have the amber on top this year, though...

I posted a very similar mock up long before the shirt was released on here and Twitter. Who knows, maybe they were influenced by it and didn’t bother to check the original 60s top?

My mocked up design was basically a old Macron Club Brugge shirt that I quickly converted to C&A.

This was the mock up...
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On 1/14/2020 at 12:38 AM, underboyleheating said:

I posted a very similar mock up long before the shirt was released on here and Twitter. Who knows, maybe they were influenced by it and didn’t bother to check the original 60s top?

My mocked up design was basically a old Macron Club Brugge shirt that I quickly converted to C&A.

This was the mock up...
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UBH for official club kit designer.

Not seen a bad one yet!

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7 hours ago, steelman1991 said:

My old eyes can't make out the writing on the skip - what did this commemorate?

!991 Cup Final. I’m sure it was up for auction, although I’m not sure how much it made. 

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