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Glasgow 1967: The Lisbon Lions

Evocative documentary marking the 50th anniversary of Celtic becoming the first British team to win the European Cup. Featuring unseen archive footage and players' testimony.

Fifty years after Celtic became the first British team to win the European Cup, we tell the amazing stories of the men who claimed it. All 11 team members came from within 30 miles of Celtic Park, and this evocative film weaves together the social and footballing history of that era in Glasgow. With beautiful, unseen archive footage, funny fan stories and moving testimony from Bertie Auld, Bobby Lennox, Jim Craig, John Clark, Willie Wallace, Rangers captain John Greig and from players' families.

59 minutes

Last on

Mon 13 May 2019 14:30

Music Played

  • Nick Drake

    Cello Song

  • John Pearse

    Guitar Train

  • Badly Drawn Boy

    Once Around the Block

  • Rodrigo y Gabriela

    Tamacun

  • The Cinematic Orchestra

    That Home

Credits

Role Contributor
Narrator Rory McCann
Executive Producer Ewan Angus
Executive Producer Alex Gale
Executive Producer Hazel Irvine
Director John MacLaverty
Editor Noel Nelis
Production Manager Judy Clark
Production Coordinator Kevin Walker
Assistant Producer David Martin
Production Company IMG Sports Media

Broadcasts

  • Wed 24 May 2017 21:00
  • Wed 24 May 2017 23:25
  • Wed 24 May 2017 23:30
  • Sun 4 Jun 2017 23:15
  • Sat 24 Jun 2017 02:00
  • Tue 23 Apr 2019 20:00
  • Fri 10 May 2019 20:00
  • Mon 13 May 2019 14:30

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