Ally McCoist

On this day

by Stuart Vose

McCoist departs north of the border and more.

1983 - Striker Ally McCoist joined Glasgow Rangers for a fee of £200,000.

1958 - Sunderland winger Billy Bingham featured in Northern Ireland's first ever game in a World Cup Finals - a 1-0 victory over Czechoslovakia.

1908 - Arthur Bridgett scored as England thrashed Austria 11-1 in Vienna.

1906 - The fastest player to reach 100 goals for Sunderland, John Campbell, died at the age of just 36.

Facts taken from the All The Dates book by Mike Gibson, still available from all club stores.