Now that I think about it, we were done for the Villarreal team bus getting pelted in 2006.That was outside the ground but literally right behind the Kop.
uefa have admitted before they can’t do anything about things away from the stadium
Only last season we were looking at possible sanctions after the two Osijek fans were 'stabbed'.
I think what's pretty clear here is that they took the flag with the intention of taking it to the game, it's more than likely the backlash to their airport picture is what saved us.
UEFA might not be able to act on it, but Rangers are to be applauded for not taking any risks.