The stadium was inaugurated on December 30, 1899; Rangers defeated
Hearts 3-1 in the first match held there in the Inter-City League.
Within months the stadium included two covered stands and had a capacity
Designed by architect Archibald
Leitch, a Rangers fan.
celebrated 100 years at Ibrox by introducing legends of the past
including Jock Shaw, Jim Baxter, Bobby Shearer and Brian Laudrup at
half-time during the match against Hearts in Dec.1999