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Bloody Sunday, demonstration in Londonderry (Derry), Northern Ireland, on Sunday, January 30, 1972, by Roman Catholic civil rights supporters that turned violent when British paratroopers opened fire, killing 13 and injuring 14 others (one of the injured later died).

Q. What was Bloody Sunday in Ireland?

Bloody Sunday, demonstration in Londonderry (Derry), Northern Ireland, on Sunday, January 30, 1972, by Roman Catholic civil rights supporters that turned violent when British paratroopers opened fire, killing 13 and injuring 14 others (one of the injured later died).

Q. Is Fenian IRA?

The Fenian Brotherhood (Irish: Bráithreachas na bhFíníní) was an Irish republican organisation founded in the United States in 1858 by John O’Mahony and Michael Doheny. It was a precursor to Clan na Gael, a sister organisation to the Irish Republican Brotherhood. Members were commonly known as “Fenians”.

The term Fenian today occurs as a derogatory sectarian term in Ireland, referring to Irish nationalists or Catholics, particularly in Northern Ireland.

Q. What does Fenian mean in English?

1 : a member of a legendary band of warriors defending Ireland in the second and third centuries a.d. 2 : a member of a secret 19th century Irish and Irish-American organization dedicated to the overthrow of British rule in Ireland.

Q. What does Fenian mean in football?

Fenian(Noun) A supporter of Scottish association football club Celtic F.C. Etymology: Blend of feinne or fianna, plural of fiann, the name of a legendary band of Irish warriors, and Fene or Féni, legendary settlers of Ireland.

Q. Do Rangers sign Catholic?

Between the 1920s and 1989, the Scottish football club Rangers had an unwritten rule whereby the club would not sign any player who was known to be a Roman Catholic. Rangers’ policy was ended in 1989 when they signed Mo Johnston, under manager Graeme Souness. …

Q. Who was the first Protestant player to play for Celtic?

Danny McGrain

Q. Is Manchester United Catholic or Protestant?

Manchester United are known as a Catholic club. There are a few prominent names from the past that drive this influence: chief scout Louis Rocca, club captain Johnny Carey and the biggest name of all – Sir Matt Busby. We’ll take a look at how these strong Catholic roots took shape over the years.

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Q. What do Rangers fans call Celtic fans?

Football. Sectarianism in Glasgow is particularly visible in the rivalry between the supporters of Glasgow’s two main football clubs, Celtic and Rangers, together known as the Old Firm.

Q. Why do Rangers fans hate Celtic?

Celtic and Rangers are the most successful in Scottish football, but that’s only one facet of their heated, deep-seated rivalry with one another. Their rivalry is rooted in a divide of views regarding religion, identity and politics, as well their relationship with Ireland, particularly Northern Ireland.

Q. Why do Rangers fans say no surrender?

“No Surrender (to the IRA)” is a chant sung to the tune of the hymn “Oil in My Lamp”, expressing opposition to the Irish Republican Army, that has been used as a football chant by England fans. It was sung by Rangers F.C. supporters, many of whom have strong unionist beliefs.

Q. Is Rangers or Celtic better?

Celtic and Rangers have played each other 425 times in major competitions: Rangers have won 166 matches, Celtic 159 matches, and 100 ended in a draw.

Q. Who has more fans Celtic or Rangers?

However, Rangers managed to pull a crowd of 96.7% capacity compared with Celtic’s 94.6% for that season alone. The further down even the Scottish Premiership you travel, the more it highlights who are the real giants of the game.

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