The Rangers History Project



Rangers dominated war time football winning every Southern League championship.


Southern League


The League management decided to suspend its competitions for the duration of the war. The Scottish League first division was abandoned with only 4 games played. A new league structure was set up the nation was split into Northern and Southern Leagues. 16 teams comprised the southern league and its membership remained constant throughout. Rangers won every title on offer. And even won the first season of the northern League where they entered a second eleven. The new league structure also set up 3 new cup competitions. The Southern League Cup The Northern League Cup and the Summer Cup. For the last year of the war time leagues the


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