Celtic vs Rangers: The 11 Old Firm derbies Brendan Rodgers has won and the managers he has seen off ahead of Steven Gerrard’s first

30 Aug

Celtic take on Rangers in the first Old Firm derby of the season, a game that sees Steven Gerrard take his team to Parkhead for the first time.

Brendan Rodgers has seen off previous bosses and is yet to lose to Celtic’s Glasgow rivals. Here, talkSPORT.com looks at the 11 games.

Mark Warburton

1. Celtic 5-1 Rangers (Scottish Premiership) – 10/09/16
This was the first league derby in four years and saw Moussa Dembele score a hat-trick

2. Rangers 0-1 Celtic (League Cup) – 23/10/16
Dembele was the man again as Celtic set up a final against Aberdeen.

3. Rangers 1-2 Celtic (Scottish Premiership) – 31/12/16
That man Dembele scored again as Celtic came from behind after Kenny Miller scored first. Scott Sinclair got the winner.

Brendan Rodgers has seen off four managers of Rangers during his time at Celtic. Mark Warburton was the first to go

Graeme Murty (caretaker)

4. Celtic 1-1 Rangers (Scottish Premiership) – 12/03/17

A late Clint Hill goal denied Celtic a fourth win of the season against their rivals.

Murty had two spells in charge of Rangers either side of Warburton and Caixinha

Pedro Caixinha

5. Celtic 2-0 Rangers (Scottish FA Cup) – 23/04/17

Celtic earned a chance to win a domestic treble by getting through this semi-final at Hampden. Callum McGregor and Scott Sinclair were the goal scorers.

6. Rangers 1-5 Celtic – 29/04/17 (Scottish Premiership)
The final Old Firm derby of the season saw a dominant win for Rodgers and Celtic at Ibrox in their unbeaten campaign.

7. Rangers 0-2 Celtic – 23/09/17 (Scottish Premiership)
The win moved Celtic to 57 games unbeaten, but it was Caixinha’s last in charge of Rangers, who was shown the door after seven months in charge. It was a game in which the manager accused Scott Brown of elbowing Alfredo Morelos.

Pedro Caixinha lasted seven months in the Ibrox hot seat

Graeme Murty

8. Celtic 0-0 Rangers – 30/12/17 (Scottish Premiership)
This was another game in which Murty, given the job until the end of the season, was able to take points off Celtic.

9. Rangers 2-3 Celtic – 11/03/18 (Scottish Premiership)
Odsonne Edouard scored the winner as 10-man Celtic twice came from behind to win at Ibrox.

10. Celtic 4-0 Rangers – 15/04/18 (Scottish FA Cup)

Tom Rogic, Callum McGregor, Moussa Dembele and Olivier Ntcham sent Celtic on their way to securing back-to-back domestic trebles.

11. Celtic 5-0 Rangers – 29/04/18 (Scottish Premiership)

Celtic won the title by beating Rangers and it spelled the end of Murty’s time in charge. In May, Rangers appointed Steven Gerrard as their new manager.

Gerrard was appointed Rangers boss in May