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Who Needs Kent? These Two Rangers Signings Showed There Could Be Life After The Liverpool Ace

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It was only a win against part-timers, but the victory versus St Joseph’s in the Europa League yesterday evening was a promising start. It took time for Steven Gerrard‘s side to find their feet, but the four goals in the second half should make the second leg at Ibrox a foregone conclusion. A couple of …

Rangers’ Predicted XI To Face St Joseph’s In The Europa League

It may be early in preseason but Rangers’ first competitive fixture is already here as Steven Gerrard’s side kick off their Europa League campaign this evening. The Gers are facing Gilbraltar side St Joseph’s in the first leg away from home, but the Scottish club should be confident of getting a comfortable win. It can …

Rangers Target Ivory Coast International With £2.25m Release Clause

Simon Deli

Rangers are interested in signing Slavia Prague centre-back Simon Deli, according to reports in the Czech Republic. Both the Gers and Belgian club Club Brugge are believed to be keen on the Ivory Coast international. Deli reportedly has a €2.5m (£2.25m) release clause, but Rangers want to secure the defender for a lower amount. Slavia …

‘What A Man’ ‘Because Rangers Are A Bigger Club’ Fans On Social Media React To Gerrard’s Response To PL Club’s Interest

Rangers manager Steven Gerrard has turned down an approach from Newcastle, according to the Mirror. The Gers boss is reportedly on a shortlist of managerial candidates to replace Rafa Benitez at St James’ Park. However, it appears Gerrard has rejected the Magpies’ advances and is keen on remaining with the Scottish club. Fans on Twitter …

First Team Star Surprisingly Omitted From Rangers’ Europa League Squad

Candeias

Rangers winger Daniel Candeias has not been included in the Europa League squad for the games against St Joseph’s. The Gers have struggled to fill their 25 man squad as they don’t have enough homegrown players, meaning they have only selected 22 for the two-legged tie. Candeias has been one of the names sacrificed with …

Rangers Plot Audacious £5m Offer For 14-Goal Championship Striker

Roofe

Rangers will make a move for Leeds striker Kemar Roofe if they decide to sell Alfredo Morelos this summer, according to reports in Scotland. The Gers are preparing a list of possible replacements for their current top scorer and are said to be prepared to pay £5m for Roofe in order to recruit the goal …

Ferguson Backs Rangers To Give Celtic A ‘Serious Run For Their Money’ In Title Race

Barry Ferguson

Former Rangers captain Barry Ferguson is backing manager Steven Gerrard’s side to challenge Celtic for the league title this season. The ex-midfielder stopped short of saying the Gers will win it, but he is backing his former side to give their Old Firm rivals a serious fight: “The next step for Gerrard – and he’ll …

Portsmouth Keen To Add Purchase Option In Deal For Rangers Midfielder

Ross McCrorie

Rangers midfielder Ross McCrorie is close to agreeing a season-long loan deal to move to Portsmouth, according to reports in the Scottish media. However, Pompey would reportedly like to include a purchase option in the loan, and it remains to be seen whether the Gers or the player would be interested in a permanent transfer. …

‘Disappointing’ ‘Makes Sense’ ‘Some Keeper’ Rangers Fans On Social Media Respond To Latest Transfer Announcement

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Rangers goalkeeper Robby McCrorie has joined Queen of the South on loan for the rest of next season. The 21-year-old is currently behind Allan McGregor, Wes Foderingham and Jak Alnwick in the pecking order at Ibrox. Some fans agree that McCrorie needs more game time at senior level but a few were left disappointed that …

Rangers May Have Perfect Alternative Lined Up If Kent Deal Falters

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There was a lot of talk surrounding Ben Woodburn and Rangers in January, but that speculation has died down in recent months. Could this be the perfect time for Steven Gerrard to revive his interest in the Welsh starlet? Currently, Woodburn’s teammate Ryan Kent is the centre of attention, but if a move for the …

Rangers Win Tug Of War With Liverpool And Roma For 17 Year Old

Rangers winger Josh McPake is on the verge of signing a new contract with the Light Blues, according to reports in the Scottish media. The 17-year-old is expected to shake hands on a four-year deal next week, ending months of speculation. Talks between McPake and the Gers originally broke down back in March when the …

English League One Side Looking To Secure Transfer Of Rangers Target Man

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Blackpool are looking to tie up a deal for Rangers striker Ryan Hardie, according to reports in England. The 22-year-old was sent out on loan to Livingston last season and made a decent impression by scoring seven goals in 21 Premiership games. Taking into account that Hardie started out the season with a knee injury, …

Terry Says Balance Of Power Is Shifting Between Celtic And Rangers

John Terry

Aston Villa assistant manager John Terry believes Rangers boss Steven Gerrard is overseeing a power shift between the Old Firm rivals. The former Chelsea captain visited the Gers’ pre-season training camp in Portugal last week and caught up with his former England international teammate. Talking about Gerrard’s impact at the Light Blues since his arrival …

Rangers Outcast Poised To Leave With Clubs In The Middle East Plotting Move

Ryan Jack and Kyle Lafferty

Rangers striker Kyle Lafferty is being targeted by clubs in the Middle East and Cyprus, according to reports in the Scottish media. The Northern Irish international only returned to Ibrox last summer but has failed to establish himself in Steven Gerrard‘s side. He did not travel with the first-team out to Portugal for the pre-season …

‘Some Strike’ ‘Hope He Gets A Fair Crack Of The Whip This Year’ Fans On Twitter React To Rangers Star’s Goal in 2-0 Win

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Rangers faced Mansfield in a match during their pre-season training camp in Portugal on Saturday. The Gers came out 2-0 winners against the English League Two side, with new loan signing Sheyi Ojo and Greg Docherty getting on the scoresheet with this decent strike: HIGHLIGHTS: @RangersTV subscribers can now watch full highlights from Saturday's training …

Gerrard Hints Rangers Favourite May Be Sent Out On Loan

Ross McCrorie

Rangers manager Steven Gerrard has revealed that midfielder Ross McCrorie could be sent out on loan next season. The Gers boss said he will sit down with the 21-year-old in the coming weeks to discuss the player’s future but admits game time will be limited if he stays at Ibrox: “If he’s expecting to start …

‘The Start Of Something Special ‘All Aboard The Stevie G Train!’ Rangers Fan Are All Saying The Same Thing As New Signing Takes To Twitter

Joe Aribo

Rangers midfielder Joe Aribo has taken to Twitter to thank fans for such a warm welcome to the club. The 22-year-old is currently out in Portugal at the club’s pre-season training camp, having met manager Steven Gerrard on his arrival. Today, he tweeted how happy he is to have moved to the Scottish club: New …

Rangers’ Summer Recruitment Could End Perfectly If Gerrard Secures Deal For Old Teammate

Skrtel

Rangers manager Steven Gerrard looks set to hold face to face discussions with former Liverpool teammate Martin Skrtel, according to reports. Gerrard has tried to sign the Slovakian defender on two previous occasions, but this most recent attempt looks the most promising with the centre-back expected to travel to Scotland for talks. Skrtel will be …