CIS Finals v Rangers
Article by Firparkcorner
Updated Wednesday, 23rd February 2005
Continuing our coverage of the forthcoming League Cup final, we thought it worth looking at how Rangers normally fair in finals when not taking on the other half of the gruesome twosome. This does not make pleasant reading.
In ‘modern’ times, Rangers seem to be just about unbeatable in League Cup finals. They have won every final they have taken part in since Paul Mason’s extra time goal gave
Going back a bit longer, Rangers record against teams excluding Celtic in League Cup finals is also impressive. Between 1946 and 1988, Rangers have faced
So, all things considered, other non-Old Firm teams have not given us much cause for hope but surely they’re due another defeat now? Rangers' record in these games is P18 W15 D1 L2 F44 A20. Games which were settled on the day in extra time or penalties are counted as wins.
Rangers’ League Cup final record excluding Celtic:
2002 Rangers 4-0
1998 Rangers 2-1 St Johnstone
1996 Rangers 4-3 Hearts
1993 Rangers 2-1 Hibs
1992 Rangers 2-1
1988 Rangers 3-2
1987 Rangers 3-3
1984 Rangers 1-0
1981 Rangers 2-1
1978 Rangers 2-1
1963 Rangers 5-0 Morton
1961 Rangers 3-1 Hearts (after 1-1 draw)
1960 Rangers 2-0
1948 Rangers 2-0 Raith Rovers
1946 Rangers 4-0
It’s clearly time that they had another loss.