How many former Rangers and Celtic player have taken part in the semi finals of the European Championship? Cr: Getty Images.How many former Rangers and Celtic player have taken part in the semi finals of the European Championship? Cr: Getty Images.
How many former Rangers and Celtic player have taken part in the semi finals of the European Championship? Cr: Getty Images. | AFP via Getty Images

14 ex-Rangers and Celtic players to have taken part in a European Championship semi final - including Hoops misfit and ex-Ibrox hero

The Euro 2024 semi finals get underway this evening, so we decided to look at which former Rangers and Celtic stars have featured in the final four of the competition over the years.

After months of anticipation, Euro 2024 will reach its climax this week with the semi final stage beginning this evening as Spain face France in Munich.

With tournament hosts Germany already home, Cristiano Ronaldo’s Portugal’s dumped out and reigning champions Italy sent packing at the last 16 stage, the trophy is up for grabs and the remaining four nations will be looking to their star names to shoot them to the glory.

Former Celtic stars Virgil van Dijk and Jeremie Frimpong are two such players that the Netherlands will be hoping can produce the goods against England in the second semi final on Wednesday. However, they aren’t the only ex-Old Firm favourites that have taken part in a European Championship semi final before. Could you name them all?

Here are 14 former Rangers and Celtic players that have played in a Euros semi final for their nation - with are some real surprises on both sides of the divide.

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