2002â€“03 Scottish Premier League
In the season 2002/03 Scottish Premier League was Glasgow Rangers Scottish football champions. Thus, Rangers and runners-up Celtic qualified for the Champions League. Ranking third Heart of Midlothian and Cup finalist FC Dundee reached the qualification for the UEFA Cup. In the relegation zone landed FC Motherwell, but promoted FC Falkirk got no licensing of the SPL due to its stadium and thus remained Motherwell in the first division.
Scorer Henrik Larsson (Celtic Glasgow ) with 28 goals.
The champion team of the Glasgow Rangers
( Players with at least 5 missions were considered, and in brackets the matches and goals are specified)
- Goal: Stefan Klos (38 / -)
- Defense: Lorenzo Amoruso (24/ 4), Bert Konterman (16 / - ), Robert Malcolm (24 /1), Craig Moore ( 35/3 ), Arthur Numan (26 /1), Fernando Ricksen (35/ 3), Maurice Ross ( 20/1)
- Midfielders: Mikel Arteta (27/ 4), Ronald de Boer (33 /16), Barry Ferguson (36 /16), Stephen Hughes ( 12/1), Russell Latapy (7 / -), Neil McCann (18 /2)
- Storm: Shota Arveladze (30 /15), Claudio Caniggia (26/ 8), Billy Dodds (6 / - ), Peter Lovenkrands (27/ 9), Michael Mols (27 /13)
- Coach: Alex McLeish