The number 72 evokes certain passions among those who are Rangers supporters. The Club was founded in 1872 and, a century later, recorded possibly its greatest triumph when Rangers defeated Moscow Dynamo 3-2 to win the European Cup Winners' Cup, the only European trophy to date to have been paraded round Ibrox Park by a victorious Light Blue side.
Therein lies the essence of The Spirit of '72 m
The Spirit of '72 encapsulates a number of significant elements relative to the club. The shield was a factor on the early Rangers strips back in the 1870s, while the Crown is that which would be worn by a reigning male Monarch, notifying the bond between Rangers and the Monarchy and also representing the time when Rangers themselves were Kings of Europe in 1972.
Rangers are a unique institution, this unique range of merchandise helps to tell that story.