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Anyone got the list of catholic players to have played for Rangers handy?


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#1 Rfc52

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Posted 23 November 2010 - 08:33 AM

Arguing with a Rangers fans in work over this :disappointment:
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#2 Rfc52

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Posted 23 November 2010 - 08:47 AM

View PostSamuel R Rutherford, on 23 November 2010 - 08:37 AM, said:

Pre-Maurice Johnston or what?


Yes mate before the 1st "high profile" one. Its embarrising to argue over this ffs.

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Posted 23 November 2010 - 08:53 AM

The taigs claimed that many on that list were made up. Who knows?

We managed to do ok without any of them at the club, so that will do for me!  :crabflute:

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Posted 23 November 2010 - 08:55 AM

View Postcaseyjones, on 23 November 2010 - 08:53 AM, said:

The taigs claimed that many on that list were made up. Who knows?

We managed to do ok without any of them at the club, so that will do for me!  :crabflute:


Im with you on that 1, however i dont enjoy bullshit being spouted by our own :disappointment:

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Posted 23 November 2010 - 08:59 AM

View Postrfc52, on 23 November 2010 - 08:55 AM, said:

Im with you on that 1, however i dont enjoy bullshit being spouted by our own :disappointment:

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Kitchenbrand and Spencer are the only two that I know of from the twenties onwards.

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Posted 23 November 2010 - 09:00 AM

I wouldnt even waste your time, there are loads.

I think VB done an article on it last year to dispel claims by an Irishman that we are discrimintaory against their people.

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Posted 23 November 2010 - 09:02 AM

View PostSirWalterSmithLegend, on 23 November 2010 - 09:00 AM, said:

I wouldnt even waste your time, there are loads.

I think VB done an article on it last year to dispel claims by an Irishman that we are discrimintaory against their people.


I remember we proed there were catholic players at the club, then they turned it round again and said "aye but none fae the Republic" Posted Image

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Posted 23 November 2010 - 09:38 AM

when celtc were founded players left rangers to go to celtc. celtcs first team was all catholic.

on returned saying he didnt like the all catholic thing and came home to rangers.

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Posted 23 November 2010 - 09:45 AM

Catholics who signed for Rangers before Johnston include, before the end of World War I: Pat Lafferty (1886), Tom Dunbar (1891–1892), J Tutty (1899–1900), Archie Kyle (1904–1908), Willie Kivlichan (1906–1907), Colin Mainds (1906–1907), Tom Murray (1907–1908), William Brown (1912), Joe Donnachie (circa.1914–1918) and John Jackson (1917). Thereafter, Catholic players prior to Mo Johnston's signing include: Laurie Blyth (1951–1952), Don Kitchenbrand (1955–1956), Hugh O'Neill (1976), John Spencer (1985–1992) (Bill Murray, The Old Firm – Sectarianism, Sport and Society in Scotland (John Donald Publishers, 1984) pp 64–5

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Posted 23 November 2010 - 09:46 AM

Shame that you said Pre MJ. I really wanted to be the first person to say "Kenny Miller" and start the haters off. Oh, I still said it anyway...

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Posted 23 November 2010 - 09:48 AM

View PostJelle1880, on 23 November 2010 - 09:45 AM, said:

Catholics who signed for Rangers before Johnston include, before the end of World War I: Pat Lafferty (1886), Tom Dunbar (1891–1892), J Tutty (1899–1900), Archie Kyle (1904–1908), Willie Kivlichan (1906–1907), Colin Mainds (1906–1907), Tom Murray (1907–1908), William Brown (1912), Joe Donnachie (circa.1914–1918) and John Jackson (1917). Thereafter, Catholic players prior to Mo Johnston's signing include: Laurie Blyth (1951–1952), Don Kitchenbrand (1955–1956), Hugh O'Neill (1976), John Spencer (1985–1992) (Bill Murray, The Old Firm – Sectarianism, Sport and Society in Scotland (John Donald Publishers, 1984) pp 64–5


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Posted 23 November 2010 - 09:50 AM

as long as they do the busniess for the Rangers a dont care what religion they are.  :)

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Posted 23 November 2010 - 10:01 AM

View PostBeautifulSeas, on 23 November 2010 - 09:46 AM, said:

Shame that you said Pre MJ. I really wanted to be the first person to say "Kenny Miller" and start the haters off. Oh, I still said it anyway...

If you want to start a thread for 'Judas cunts who signed for Rangers', feel free, BS!

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Posted 23 November 2010 - 10:22 AM

View Postrfc52, on 23 November 2010 - 09:02 AM, said:

I remember we proed there were catholic players at the club, then they turned it round again and said "aye but none fae the Republic" Posted Image

They are deranged and will tell any lie to blacken our name in any way they can. They are sad pathetic people. Its the Celtic way.

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Posted 23 November 2010 - 10:23 AM

View PostBeautifulSeas, on 23 November 2010 - 09:46 AM, said:

Shame that you said Pre MJ. I really wanted to be the first person to say "Kenny Miller" and start the haters off. Oh, I still said it anyway...

Kenny Miller is not a Catholic, is he? Not that it matters right enough.

Rangers FC open to all :)

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Posted 23 November 2010 - 12:36 PM

Was one of these guys not a south african, not sure which one though!

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Posted 23 November 2010 - 12:39 PM

View PostJelle1880, on 23 November 2010 - 09:45 AM, said:

Catholics who signed for Rangers before Johnston include, before the end of World War I: Pat Lafferty (1886), Tom Dunbar (1891–1892), J Tutty (1899–1900), Archie Kyle (1904–1908), Willie Kivlichan (1906–1907), Colin Mainds (1906–1907), Tom Murray (1907–1908), William Brown (1912), Joe Donnachie (circa.1914–1918) and John Jackson (1917). Thereafter, Catholic players prior to Mo Johnston's signing include: Laurie Blyth (1951–1952), Don Kitchenbrand (1955–1956), Hugh O'Neill (1976), John Spencer (1985–1992) (Bill Murray, The Old Firm – Sectarianism, Sport and Society in Scotland (John Donald Publishers, 1984) pp 64–5

Fenian bastards  :sherlock:

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Posted 23 November 2010 - 12:39 PM

View PostGovan Front Antz, on 23 November 2010 - 12:36 PM, said:

Was one of these guys not a south african, not sure which one though!

Heart in hand and Don Kitchenbrand !

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Posted 23 November 2010 - 12:40 PM

View PostGovan Front Antz, on 23 November 2010 - 12:36 PM, said:

Was one of these guys not a south african, not sure which one though!

Kitchenbrand.

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Posted 24 November 2010 - 07:16 AM

View Postcaseyjones, on 23 November 2010 - 10:01 AM, said:

If you want to start a thread for 'Judas cunts who signed for Rangers', feel free, BS!

Don't tempt me...