Celtic USA Tour 1985

Pacific Rim All Stars 1 Celtic 2 - 06/06/1985

Tournament Programme

Match programme

Opponents: vs Pacific Rim All-Stars
Competition: B.C.Place International Soccer Tournament
Date: 06/06/1985
Venue: B.C.Place Stadium, Vancouver
Score: 2-1
Scorers: McClair, Archdeacon
Referee: unknown
Attendance: 3,980
Comments: Celtic needed two second-half goals to defeat the Pacific Rim Soccer League's All- Stars 2-1 in an international exhibition match Wednesday. Former Vancouver Whitecap Carl Shearer gave the All-Stars the lead at 40:13, heading a Dave McGill cross past Celtic keeper Peter Latchford. Celtic found the mark at 77:42, when Brian McClair scored from 20 yards out. The winning goal came at 84:40, as Owen Archdeacon put in his own rebound.

Glasgow had a 16-12 advantage in shots, in a game played before 3,980 fans at the 60,000-seat B.C. Place covered stadium. [source]


Celtic Team


Manager: David Hay

Scorers: McClair 78, Archdeacon 85

Team: Latchford, W.McStay, McGrain, Aitken, O’Leary, MacLeod, McClair, P.McStay, Johnston, McGarvey, Archdeacon.

Subs: unknown.

Seattle Team


Manager: unknown

Scorers: Carl Shearer 41

Team: unknown.