1966/67: Celtic adventure reaps reward



  • McNeill relives Celtic's Lisbon triumph

    This season's final is in Lisbon and the first player to have lifted the European Cup in the city, Billy McNeill, tells UEFA.com about the night in 1967 when Celtic FC became champions.
  • Lisbon Lion Chalmers recalls Celtic's glory night

    UEFA.com rolls back the years to 1967, hearing from the man who got the winner in the European Cup final on Celtic FC's greatest night in the competition.

Did you know?

All of Jock Stein's winning Celtic FC team were born within 50km of their Celtic Park stadium in Glasgow, Scotland.

Also in this year

• Flórián Albert becomes the only Hungarian to win the Ballon d'Or, finishing ahead of Bobby Charlton and Jimmy Johnstone.

• The Green Bay Packers beat the Kansas City Chiefs in the first NFL Super Bowl, held in Los Angeles.

• The Beatles release Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, which becomes their biggest-selling album.

• King Constantine II of Greece flees the country following a successful coup earlier that year, not returning until 2004.