Clydebank 3
Celtic 2
League (Premier Division)


Clydebank
3 - 2
 Celtic

League (Premier Division)
Saturday, April 8th, 1978
New Kilbowie Park. Att. 7,305
3:00 PM Kick-off

Goalscorers
John McCormack (9)
Jimmy Lumsden (60)
Gerry Colgan (86)
George McCluskey (14)
Tommy Burns (17)

Team Managers
Bill Munro
Unknown.

Starting Eleven
1 Jim Gallacher
2 Iain Gourlay
3 Gregor Abel
4 Jim Fallon
5 Norrie Hall
6 Davie Houston
7 Gerry O'Brien
8 John McCormack
9 Billy McColl
10 Jimmy Lumsden
11 Gerry Colgan
Peter Latchford 1
Alan Sneddon 2
Andy Lynch 3
Roy Aitken 4
Roddy McDonald 5
John Dowie 6
Ronnie Glavin 7
Johannes Edvaldsson 8
George McCluskey 9
Tom McAdam 10
Tommy Burns 11

Bench
Tommy Callaghan
Sandy McNaughton
Johnny Doyle 12
Frank Munro 14

Substitutions
None. Johnny Doyle -> Andy Lynch
Frank Munro -> Roddy McDonald

Cautions
John McCormack (44)
Roddy MacDonald (44)

Red Cards
None. None.
Match Officials

JRS Renton (Referee)
JC Bigham & WA Welsh (Assistants)


Match Report


This match has no report.



Squad Statistics (as at April 8th, 1978)


1977-78 All Time
League Cups All
Jim Gallacher (GK) 23 - 8 - 190 -
Jim Fallon 28 - 9 - 44027
John McCormack 2737 - 383
Gregor Abel 19 - 6 - 2503
Norrie Hall 24 - 10129911
Iain Gourlay 7 - 0 - 7 -
Gerry Colgan 1825 - 232
Davie Houston 19 - 71384
Jimmy Lumsden 2019 - 1167
Billy McColl 2728320434
Gerry O'Brien 1919 - 1069







Recent Results


League results since Clydebank's last match
29th March 1978
Dundee Utd1-1Motherwell
Hibernian1-1Rangers
Partick Th0-4Celtic
St Mirren1-2Aberdeen
1st April 1978
Ayr Utd0-1Motherwell
Celtic2-2Aberdeen
Hibernian3-1Partick Th
Rangers1-1St Mirren
4th April 1978
Aberdeen2-1Partick Th
5th April 1978
Celtic2-1Hibernian
8th April 1978
Ayr Utd2-5Rangers
Clydebank3-2Celtic
Motherwell0-1Dundee Utd
Partick Th0-2Aberdeen
St Mirren3-0Hibernian

League Table (as at April 8th, 1978)


Pld W D L +/- Pts
1. Aberdeen 33 20 8 5 +32 48
2. Rangers 31 20 6 5 +29 46
3. Hibernian 31 14 5 12 +8 33
4. Motherwell 33 13 7 13 +1 33
5. Dundee Utd 29 12 8 9 +9 32
6. Celtic 30 13 4 13 +8 30
7. St Mirren 32 10 8 14 -5 28
8. Partick Th 31 11 5 15 -13 27
9. Ayr Utd 31 7 5 19 -33 19
10. Clydebank 29 4 6 19 -36 14