Teams played each other three times (33 matches), before the league split into two groups (the top six and the bottom six) for the last five matches. WHC provided first-half opposition and VSCO second-half, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=2001–02_Rangers_F.C._season&oldid=979131307, Short description with empty Wikidata description, Articles lacking reliable references from August 2020, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Miller (3), de Boer, Numan, Dodds, Kanchelskis, Miller (3), Flo (2), Dodds, Nerlinger, Caniggia, This page was last edited on 18 September 2020, at 23:59. Squigster01 22,041 views. Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube. The side won both the Scottish League Cup and Scottish Cup in 2001–02, while finishing second in the Scottish Premier League. They would then go on to win the competition with a 4–0 win over Ayr United in the final. Inconsistent form including two losses to Celtic meant that by December, Rangers were behind Celtic in the league. In Europe Rangers went out of the UEFA Champions League third qualifying round to Fenerbache and therefore dropped into the UEFA Cup. Rangers then narrowly lost the next round to eventual UEFA Cup winners Feyenoord. List of squad players, including number of appearances by competition, NB: Players with a zero in every column only appeared as unused substitutes. Teams played each other three times (33 matches), before the league split into two groups (the top six and the bottom six) for the last five matches. Results for Celtic F.C. for season 2001–02. http://www.footballsquads.co.uk/scots/2001-2002/scotprm/celtic.htm, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=2001–02_Celtic_F.C._season&oldid=973817556, Scottish football championship-winning seasons, Short description with empty Wikidata description, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 19 August 2020, at 11:16. McLeish lead Rangers to success in the two domestic cup competitions. The side won both the Scottish League Cup and Scottish Cup in 2001–02, while finishing second in the Scottish Premier League. They entered the UEFA Champions League at the third qualifying round. Total spending: £11.2m, Last updated: 13 December 2002 Rangers played a total of 59 competitive matches during the 2001–02 season. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality. Rangers played a total of 59 competitive matches during the 2001–02 season. The season started under the Management of Dutchman Dick Advocaat. Celtic started the 2001–02 season looking to retain the Scottish Premier League, Scottish League Cup and the Scottish Cup. View the starting lineups and subs for the Rangers vs Celtic match on 29.04.2001, plus access full match preview and predictions. In the League Cup semi-final Rangers beat Celtic 2-1 after extra time with a long range Bert Konterman goal proving to be the winner. Lubomir Moravcik scores 2 and Henrik Larsson nets his 50th goal of the season for the newly crowned Champions at the home of their bitter rivals ^ As both finalists of the 2001–02 Scottish Cup, Rangers and Celtic, qualified for European … 2001-02-11 Celtic v Rangers Went to match with Dad Poor Quality - Duration: 2:08:06. A dramatic last minute goal from Peter Løvenkrands saw Rangers win the game 3–2. Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Advocaat announced his resignation in December, moving to the position of Director of Football and Hibernian manager Alex McLeish took over. Total spending: £21.575m, Source: Wikipedia article[circular reference]. Last updated: 29 August 2001 Rangers league form improved under McLeish with only one defeat taking place under him before the end of the season, but the gap opened up by Celtic meant no challenge to win the league was possible. 2:08:06 'I don't forgive Alex Ferguson' | … They finished the season as league champions for the second season in succession. Rangers progressed in this competition and a penalty shoot-out win over PSG saw them stay in Europe beyond Christmas for the first time in nine years. In the Scottish Cup Rangers against faced Celtic, this time in the final. The 2001–02 season was the 122nd season of competitive football by Rangers.