Jim Craig’s 7am start: This day in Lisbon. Like, share and retweet for the Lions

There is not much to say about the events on this day in Lisbon that has not already been covered.

It was the final chapter in an amazing season for Celtic and perhaps a resume of the results would be the best way to recall the occasion and the overall season –


P W D L F A Pts
34 26 6 2 111 33 58

Scottish Cup….Winners….Celtic 2 Aberdeen 0 in final

League Cup…..Winners….Celtic 1 Rangers 0 in final

Glasgow Cup…Winners…Celtic 4 Partick Thistle 0 in final

European Cup…Winners…Celtic 2 Inter Milan 1 in final

Jim Craig

ORDER Jim Craig’s Lisbon Lions Diary – Right Back to 67 HERE and you will get SIGNED copy of Jim’s book plus a copy of That Season In Paradise signed by Bertie Auld added to your order at no extra charge.

The Celtic Star will be featuring Lisbon throughout the day. If you have memories you want to share about the Lisbon Lions – maybe even from last year’s 50th Anniversary events, or perhaps you were in Lisbon on this day in 1967 and at the match, we’d love yo hear from you. Share your Lisbon stories with us all – simply email editor@thecelticstar.co.uk and we’ll do the rest.

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About Author

The Celtic Star founder and editor, who has edited numerous Celtic books over the past decade or so including several from Lisbon Lions, Willie Wallace, Tommy Gemmell and Jim Craig. Earliest Celtic memories include a win over East Fife at Celtic Park and the 4-1 League Cup loss to Partick Thistle as a 6 year old. Best game? Easy 4-2, 1979 when Ten Men Won the League. Email editor@thecelticstar.co.uk

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