The 12 most iconic Rangers vs Celtic Old Firm moments including Ibrox shame game and Parkhead demolition derby

We take a look back through the archives at 12 of the most entertaining and shocking Old Firm head-to-heads

From rip-roaring drama to feisty incident-packed thrillers, Old Firm derbies between Celtic and Rangers are rarely dull affairs - and this weekend is sure to be no different.

Clashes between the two Glasgow giants are often the most enthralling and highly-anticipated games on the British footballing calendar.

Some may argue that this derby spectacle might lack the glamour of an El Clasico between Real Madrid and Barcelona or a Superclásico between Boca Juniors and River Plate. But the Old Firm rivalry extends far beyond just a game of football.

The raw emotion and significance attached to every fixture is evident as soon as both teams emerge from the tunnel, with the occasion often reflecting and contributing to religious, political and social attitudes in Scotland. Two of the country’s most successful clubs, the Old Firm fixture has become deeply embedded in Scottish culture and continues to have an enduring appeal around the globe.

In the build up to Sunday’s latest installment, which could have a huge implication on the Premiership title raceGlasgowWorld has delved back through the archives to reflect on some classic derby battles and iconic moments from down the years.

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