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Celtic v Rapid Vienna

Posted by Fraser Cairns on

1984 European Cup Winners Cup Please view this blog on our new website: The North Section 1984 was the year and the old UEFA Cup Winners Cup was the competition. Rapid had won the bad-tempered first leg in Vienna 3–1. Alan McInally was sent off and Peter Grant accused of stamping on one of the Austrian players. This got the tie off to a fiery start and set the second leg up to be a tense affair. The atmosphere in the second leg at Celtic Park was hostile to say the least. The hostility towards Rapid helped rally Celtic as they won...

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Aston Villa v Rangers 1976

Posted by Fraser Cairns on

Welcome To Great British Terrace Fights  Recently we have decided to have more blog content on here and thought we would start off with something that caught our attention recently. The great scrap at Villa Park in 1976 when Rangers came to town. I’d never heard any stories of this match until I saw a post on a forum title “On this day October 9th” that dated all Rangers fixtures and events on that day throughout history. One notable fixture was a friendly against Aston Villa in 1976 where the game was abandoned at around the 53-minute mark for crowd...

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