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Reilly was a goalscoring phenomenon. He played in three Scottish League title-winning teams for Hibernian and was the club’s leading goal scorer in league football for seven successive seasons. In all, Lawrie scored an astonishing 234 goals for Hibs, a club record. All this success was achieved despite having to retire before the age of thirty due to a serious knee injury. It’s a story full of fantastic tales and anecdotes from a time when the Famous Five ruled football in Scotland.

Reilly was a goalscoring phenomenon. He played in three Scottish League title-winning teams for Hibernian and was the club’s leading goal scorer in league football for seven successive seasons. In all, Lawrie scored an astonishing 234 goals for Hibs, a club record. All this success was achieved despite having to retire before the age of thirty due to a serious knee injury. It’s a story full of fantastic tales and anecdotes from a time when the Famous Five ruled football in Scotland.

When Franck Sauzée signed for Hibernian Football Club in February 1999, he already enjoyed legendary status in European footballing circles. He proved that he was still a great footballer and helped to lead his new team from the mediocrity of the Scottish First Division back to the heights of the Scottish Premier League. Franck became club captain, inspired his team mates, scored many unforgettable goals and took Hibs to a Scottish Cup Final. Ted Brack documents the highs and lows of his…

When Franck Sauzée signed for Hibernian Football Club in February 1999, he already enjoyed legendary status in European footballing circles. He proved that he was still a great footballer and helped to lead his new team from the mediocrity of the Scottish First Division back to the heights of the Scottish Premier League. Franck became club captain, inspired his team mates, scored many unforgettable goals and took Hibs to a Scottish Cup Final. Ted Brack documents the highs and lows of his…

2007 League Cup Final. We Won.

2007 League Cup Final. We Won.

Detail of George Best at Hibernian, flanked by team-mates Tony Higgins, Joe Ward and Jackie MacNamara by Kent Gavin

Detail of George Best at Hibernian, flanked by team-mates Tony Higgins, Joe Ward and Jackie MacNamara by Kent Gavin

Darren #Barr (Heart of Midlothian FC)  Darren Barr celebrates after scoring in Hearts' Scottish Cup final victory against Hibernian

Darren (Heart of Midlothian FC) Darren Barr celebrates after scoring in Hearts' Scottish Cup final victory against Hibernian

Scottish Cup semi-final: Hibernian 0-0 Dundee United (Hibs win 4-2 on penalties) - BBC Sport

Scottish Cup semi-final: Hibernian 0-0 Dundee United (Hibs win 4-2 on penalties)

Scottish Cup semi-final: Hibernian Dundee United (Hibs win on penalties)

League Cup Champions 2007

League Cup Champions 2007

Looking down Easter Road

Looking down Easter Road

1887 medal front

The Hibernian Historical Trust presents an early example of Hibernian Football Club Success with an 1887 Scottish Cup Medal

Hibs vs. Hearts

Hibs vs. Hearts

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