1947

Matches: Year by Year | Pictures: Year by Year

Celtic Games Played:- 1947
Other Match Pages:- 1946 | 1948
Decade of Matches:- 1941-1950
Picture Pages:- 1946-47 | 1947-48
League Tables:- 1946-47 | 1947-48

Due to appalling weather conditions Celtic only managed to play one game between the 25th January and 22nd March. Part of the reason that the Friendly against Aston Villa south of the border was organised was to give the players match competition.

Date Competition Home Team Score Score Away Team Report Pictures Notes
JAN                
1st League Division A Rangers 1
1
Celtic Report Pictures  
2nd League Division A Celtic 1
5
Aberdeen Report Pictures (RECORD HOME DEFEAT POST-WAR)
4th League Division A Celtic 2
0
Queen of the South Report Pictures  
11th League Division A Queen’s Park 1
3
Celtic Report Pictures Willie Gallacher sent off
18th League Division A Third Lanark 0
0
Celtic Report Pictures  
25th
Scottish Cup
Dundee
2
1
Celtic
Report
Pictures
 
FEB                
22nd League Division A Celtic 2
1
St Mirren Report Pictures  
MAR                
1st
Friendly
Aston Villa
1
2
Celtic
Report Pictures  
22nd League Division A Celtic 2
0
Partick Thistle Report Pictures  
29th League Division A Kilmarnock 1
2
Celtic Report Pictures  
APR                
12th League Division A Hibernian 2
0
Celtic Report Pictures John McPhail’s comeback game.
15th
Friendly
Belfast Celtic 4
4
Celtic
Report Pictures  
17th
Friendly
Derry City
1
0
Celtic
Report Pictures  
21st
Testimonial (Guest)
Shamrock Rovers
0
3
Celtic
Report Pictures J McKinnell Testimonial
26th League Division A Celtic 0
0
Falkirk Report Pictures  
MAY                
3rd League Division A Celtic 3
2
Motherwell Report Pictures Jimmy Sirrell sent off
6th
Friendly
Stirling Albion
1
2
Celtic
Report Pictures  
14th
Charity Cup Final
Rangers
1
0
Celtic
Report
Pictures
played at Ibrox
17th
Charity Match
Peebles Rovers 3
6
Celtic
Report Pictures for Edinburgh Royal Infirmary.
27th
Testimonial (Guest)
Leeds United 1
3
Celtic
Report Pictures Eric Stephenson Testimonial
                 

On the 20th July Seton Airlie left Celtic and joined FC Cannes.

           
                 
  Season Review            
  League Table 1946-47            
  Statistics 1946-47            
  Scottish Cup 1946-47            
  League Cup 1946-47            
               
               
               
  Celtic Team Line-Up 1947-48            
                 
AUG                
9th League Cup Rangers 2
0
Celtic Report Pictures  
13th League Division A Airdrieonians 3
2
Celtic Report Pictures  
16th League Cup Celtic 1
1
Dundee Report Pictures  
19th
Glasgow Cup 1st Rd
Celtic
1
1
Clyde
report
Pictures
 
23rd League Cup Celtic 3
1
Third Lanark Report Pictures Alec Boden‘s debut game
27th League Division A Celtic 4
0
Queen’s Park Report Pictures 25th September Tommy Kiernan transfers to Stoke City
30th League Cup Celtic 2
0
Rangers Report
Pictures
 
SEP                
3rd
Glasgow Cup 1st Rd Replay
Clyde
0
2
Celtic
Report Pictures  
6th League Cup Dundee 4
1
Celtic Report Pictures  
10th
Glasgow Cup SF
Celtic
1
3
Third Lanark
Report Pictures  
13th League Cup Third Lanark 3
2
Celtic Report Pictures  
20th League Division A Rangers 2
0
Celtic Report Pictures  
27th League Division A Celtic 0
1
Motherwell Report Pictures  
OCT               1st October Pat McDonald transfers to Dunfermline
4th League Division A Aberdeen 2
0
Celtic Report Pictures  
11th League Division A Celtic 3
2
Morton Report Pictures  
18th League Division A Clyde 2
0
Celtic Report Pictures  
25th League Division A Celtic 4
3
Queen of the South Report Pictures  
NOV                
8th League Division A Celtic 0
3
Falkirk Report Pictures  
15th League Division A Partick Thistle 3
5
Celtic Report Pictures 12th November Frank Walsh signed from Kilmarnock
22nd League Division A St Mirren 1
2
Celtic Report Pictures  
DEC                
6th League Division A Celtic 1
1
Dundee Report Pictures  
13th League Division A Hibernian 1
1
Celtic Report Pictures  
20th League Division A Celtic 0
0
Airdrieonians Report Pictures  
25th League Division A Celtic 4
2
Heart of Midlothian Report Pictures  
27th League Division A Queen’s Park 3
2
Celtic Report Pictures