Celtic Fixtures & Results 1997/1998

Celtic 6 FC Tirol InnsbruckĀ 3
UEFA Cup 1997

Match Programme

Match programme

Match Ticket

match ticket

Paradise Windfall Ticket

match ticket


Opponents: v FC Tirol Innsbruck
Competition: UEFA Cup 2nd qualifying round, 2nd leg
Date: 26/08/1997
Venue: Celtic Park, Glasgow
Score: 6-3
Scorers: Donnelly (2), Burley (2), Wieghorst, Thom
Attendance: 47,017
Comments: With a 7-5 aggregate score from the two matches, this was the first time Celtic had ever defeated an Austrian team in Europe - if you don't count the cheats of Rapid Vienna. FC Tirol Innsbruck went bankrupt in 2002 and no longer exist.

The programme cover was designed by Glasgow design company Pointsize as part of an initiative by Glasgow Development Agency

Match report in Celtic View Issue No 1397 - 06/08/97

Celtic Team


Manager: Wim Jansen

Scorers: Donnelly (2), Burley (2), Wieghorst, Thom

Team: Gould, Boyd, Mahe, MacKay, Hannah , Donnelly, Burley, Wieghorst, O'Donnell (McNamara), Larsson, Thom (Stubbs).

Subs not used: Annoni, Gray, McKinlay, McLaughlin.


FC Tirol Team


Manager: Heinz PEISHCHI

Scorers: Mayrleb 38, Larsson 45 o.g, Krinner 81

Team: Tchertchessov (Weber 18), Knavs (Jochum 77), Tangen, Prudlo, Marasek , Baur (Krinner 80), Brzeczek , Abou-El-Dahab, Kirchler, Severeyns, Mayrleb.

Subs not used: Yilmaz, Aichner, Wazinger, Barasic.