Celtic legend Billy McNeill: His career in pictures
Tributes have poured in for Celtic’s European Cup-winning captain and former manager Billy McNeill following his death at the age of 79.
The delighted Celtic players show off the European Cup to their fans. An Old Firm showdown in front of a Hampden crowd of 133,000. Celtic won the game 4-0. McNeill and John Greig of Rangers lead their teams onto the pitch. Leeds captain Billy Bremner shakes hands with Celtic counterpart Billy McNeill. The Hoops would win both legs before losing to Feyenoord in the final. McNeill shakes hands with Ron McKinnon after the final whistle as Rangers defeat their rivals 1-0. Rangers' Colin Stein looks on as Billy McNeill rises to meet a high ball. Celtic eventually won after a replay. McNeill nets one of Celtic's six goals on the day as Jock Stein's side ran out 6-1 winners. Manager Jock Stein celebrates with McNeill after Celtic beat Dundee United 3-0 in the Scottish Cup final, May 1974. McNeill lifts the Scottish Cup after Celtic defeated Airdrie 3-1 in the 1975 final. As Celtic boss, McNeill hugs captain Danny McGrain after the Old Firm final at Hampden, which Celtic won 1-0. McNeill watches from the dugout during a 1-0 victory at Love Street during the club's centenary season. It was his first term back after leaving his post in 1983. Celtic would go on to win the double. A double Celtic award in May 1988 - manager Bill McNeill wins Manager of the Year and Paul McStay Player of the Year. The manager sits front row centre with his team prior to the 1989/90 campaign. McNeill is sacked in May 1991. Billy meets Celtic fans outside Parkhead. McNeill takes the applause of the Celtic support after appearing at half-time during a 2007 victory over Motherwell. The Celtic captain lifts the 1967 European Cup. The image will forever be immortalised thanks to a statue outside Celtic Park.