Celtic FC 1987/1988

Scottish League: Champions
Scottish FA Cup: Winners
League Cup: Round 4
UEFA Cup: Round 1

 

Manager: Billy MCNEILL (1987 - 1991)

CENTENARY SEASON

Celtic Centenary Badge

The Celtic Badge above was used on the Centenary Strip and other club merchandise and publications.

Celtic score always first. This page is under development.

Opponents Comments

Match programme
Morton

08/08/87
Fine Fare Premier League
4-0 - Stark, McGhee, Walker (2)

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HEARTS

12/08/87
Premier League
1-0 - McGhee

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MOTHERWELL

15/08/87
Premier League
4-1 - Stark, McGhee, Walker (2)

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FORFAR ATHLETIC

19/08/87
Skol League Cup Round 2
3-1 - Stark, Walker (2)

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Dunfermline

22/08/87
Premier League
1-2 - Walker

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Dumbarton

26/08/87
League Cup
5-1 - Stark (2), McGhee, Walker, Burns

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RANGERS

29/08/87
Premier League
1-0 - Stark

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Aberdeen

01/09/87
League Cup
0-1

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Dundee United

05/09/87
Premier League
0-0

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Falkirk

12/09/87
Premier League
1-0 - Burns

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BORUSSIA DORTMUND

15/09/87
UEFA Cup
2-1 - Whyte, Walker

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ABERDEEN

19/09/87
Premier League
2-2 - Stark, Burns

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St Mirren

26/09/87
Premier League
1-0 - Whyte

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Borussia Dortmund

29/09/87
UEFA Cup
0-2

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HIBERNIAN

03/10/87
Premier League
1-1 - Walker

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Dundee

07/10/87
Premier League
1-1 - Walker

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MORTON

10/10/87
Premier League
3-1 - Whyte, McAvennie, Walker

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Rangers

17/10/87
Premier League
2-2 - Walker, og

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DUNDEE UNITED

24/10/87
Premier League
1-2 - Shepherd

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FALKIRK

28/10/87
Premier League
3-2 - Stark (2), Archdeacon

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Aberdeen

31/10/87
Premier League
1-0 - McAvennie

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Hearts

07/11/87
Premier League
1-1 - McGhee

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DUNDEE

14/11/87
Premier League
5-0 - Miller, McAvennie (2), Walker (2)

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Motherwell

17/11/87
Premier League
2-0 - Walker, Whyte

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DUNFERMLINE

21/11/87
Premier League
4-0 - McAvennie, Walker (2), Stark

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ST MIRREN

25/11/87
Premier League
1-0 - Grant

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Hibernian

28/11/87
Premier League
1-0 - McAvennie

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Morton

05/12/87
Premier League
4-0 - McAvennie (4)

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HEARTS

12/12/87
Premier League
2-2 - McStay, Walker

No programme
Falkirk

16/12/87
Premier League

(Postponed)

No programme.

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ABERDEEN

19/12/87
Premier League
0-0

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Falkirk

22/12/87
Premier League
2-0 - McStay, Walker

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Dundee United

26/12/87
Premier League
2-1 - Miller, Walker

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RANGERS

02/01/88
Premier League
2-0 - McAvennie (2)

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St Mirren

09/01/88
Premier League
1-1 - og

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HIBERNIAN

16/01/88
Premier League
2-0 - Miller, McStay

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Dunfermline

23/01/88
Premier League
(Postponed)

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STRANRAER

30/01/88
Scottish Cup
1-0 - McAvennie

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MOTHERWELL

06/02/88
Premier League
1-0 - Walker

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Dundee

13/02/88
Premier League
2-1 - Morris, McAvennie

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HIBERNIAN

21/02/88
Scottish Cup
0-0

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Hibernian

24/02/88
Scottish Cup Replay
1-0 - Stark

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MORTON

27/02/88
Premier League
1-0 - Aitken

No programme
Dunfermline

02/03/88
Premier League

4-0 - McAvennie (2), Walker, Stark

No programme.

(Postponed prog with insert shown left)

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FALKIRK

05/03/88
Premier League
2-0 - McGhee, Walker

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Partick Thistle

12/03/88
Scottish Cup
3-0 - Burns, Walker, Stark

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Aberdeen

15/03/88
Premier League
(Postponed)

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Rangers

20/03/88
Premier League
2-1 - McStay, Walker

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DUNDEE UNITED

26/03/88
Premier League
0-0

No programme
Aberdeen

30/03/88
Premier League

1-0 - Walker

No programme.

(Postponed programme 15/03/88 issued)

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Hibernian

02/04/88
Premier League
2-0 - Walker, Grant

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ST MIRREN

05/04/88
Premier League
2-0 - McStay, Walker

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Hearts

09/04/88
Scottish Cup Semi-Final
2-1 - McGhee, Walker

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Hearts

16/04/88
Premier League
1-2 - McGhee

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DUNDEE

23/04/88
Premier League

3-0 - Morris, Walker (2)

(Title Clincher)

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Motherwell

30/04/88
Premier League
1-0 - Rogan

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DUNFERMLINE

07/05/88
Premier League
1-0 - Morris

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Dundee United

14/05/88
Scottish Cup Final
2-1 - McAvennie (2)


Celtic Football Club Friendlies 1987/1988

Opponents Comments

Match programme
IFK Stromstad

19/07/87
3-0

Match played to celebrate IFK Stromstad's 80th anniversary

Billy McNeill's first match since returning as manager.

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Varbergs Bois

21/07/87
0-0

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Tidaholms G&IF

23/07/87
2-1

No programme
QUEEN'S PARK

25/07/87

0-3

Played at Barrowfield.

No programme.

No programme
Moss FK

26/07/87

1-0

No programme.

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IK Oddevold

28/07/87
4-1

Single sheet A4

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ARSENAL

01/08/87
1-5 -

Celtic Park debuts for Andy Walker, Billy Stark and Chris Morris. Martin Hayes (2) and Charlie Nicholas scored for Arsenal.

No programme
Dumbarton

5/08/87

Celtic 2 Dumbarton 1.

No programme.

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LIVERPOOL

9/08/87
0-1

Tommy Burns Testimonial.

Ronnie Whelan scored for Liverpool.

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Peterhead

20/09/87
2-2

Nat Porter Testimonial.

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Vale of Clyde

08/11/87
0-0

Opening of refurbished park.

Match programme
NOTTINGHAM FOREST

30/11/87
1-3

David Provan Testimonial.

Davie Provan was signed by Billy McNeill from Kilmarnock for a Scottish record fee of £120,000 on 18 September 1978. He went on to win 4 League titles, 2 Scottish Cups and one League Cup with Celtic in seven seasons. He was the Scottish Professional Football Association's Player of the year for 1979/80, won 10 caps for Scotland and was a member of the 1982 World Cup squad in Spain.

Brian Clough manager of Forest. Att: 42,000. Davie Provan takes a final bow after quitting the game through illness. Kenny Dalglish is a guest player for Celtic.