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Rangers Ranked 14 Places Above Celtic In Global Club Soccer Rankings

Ibrox Stadium

FiveThirtyEight have ranked Rangers 14 places above Celtic in their latest “Global Club Soccer Rankings.” The Light Blues were positioned 92nd while their Old Firm rivals were placed 106th in the list of clubs from around the world. The methodology behind the rankings is assessed on goals scored and goals conceded based on a hypothetical …

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 …

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 …

A Unique Talent Who Could Help Gerrard And Rangers Bridge The Gap To Celtic

Joe Aribo

Creativity is something that is hard to teach on a training pitch. You can coach a player into making the right decisions at the right time but having the ability to see a pass, as well as having the talent to pull it off, is a natural gift. Manager Steven Gerrard believes Charlton midfielder Joe …

English Club Make Approach For Rangers Manager Steven Gerrard

Derby County have made an approach for Rangers manager Steven Gerrard, according to the Times. The Gers boss has been targeted by the Rams as a possible replacement for Frank Lampard, who is expected to take the vacant managerial post at Chelsea. Gerrard has, however, turned down the chance to talk to Derby as he …

‘Great Signing’ ‘Gerrard Type Player’ Fans On Twitter React To Reports That Rangers Have Clinched Signing Of Playmaker

Joe Aribo

Rangers have won the race for Charlton midfielder Joe Aribo, according to reports. The 22-year-old has been interesting the likes of Celtic and Southampton but it seems that Steven Gerrard’s side have secured the player’s signature. Supporters on Twitter believe Aribo will be a good addition to the squad: Great signing if we get it …

Rangers Close In On Fifth Signing Of The Summer

Joe Aribo

Rangers are very close to securing Charlton Athletic midfielder Joe Aribo on a free transfer, according to reports in the Scottish media. Celtic, Southampton and Bundelisga clubs have all tabled contract offers to the 22-year-old, but it appears the Gers have won the battle. A report at the beginning of the week had suggested that …

Rangers Named As One Of The Favourites To Land Playmaker, With Decision Expected This Week

Joe Aribo

Rangers and Southampton are leading the race for Charlton midfielder Joe Aribo, according to the Scottish Daily Mail. The 22-year-old is said to be seriously considering a move to Ibrox after being told that he would be a key first-team player. However, Southampton are also in the frame with the Saints having made a good …

Rangers In Pole Position Ahead Of Celtic After Offering Lucrative Contract To 22 Year Old

Joe Aribo

Rangers have looked to steal a march on Celtic in the race to sign Charlton midfielder Joe Aribo, according to reports in the UK. The Gers are said to have offered the 22-year-old a contract which would be a significant pay rise on what he is currently earning at the Valley. Aribo’s current deal with …

Rangers Join Four Teams In Race For Scotland Midfielder Whose Contract Is Expiring

Dylan McGeouch

Rangers are among five teams who are interested in signing Sunderland midfielder Dylan McGeouch, according to reports. The 26-year-old’s contract with the Black Cats expires in June and the Scotland international is said to be weighing up his options after failing to establish himself at the Stadium of Light. Blackburn Rovers are said to be …

A Difficult Balancing Act Rangers Must Get Right If They Want To Challenge For The Title

Rangers are looking to build a title-winning team, but at the same time, the club are trying to ensure they live within their means and avoid past mistakes. It’s a difficult balancing act. A report today showed that 73.8% of the club’s income is being spent on wages at the moment, that is 15% more …

‘Class’ ‘Heavy Cringe’ Rangers Fans On Twitter React As New Signing Sends Out Statement For Next Season’s Title Race

Ibrox Stadium Rangers Celtic

Rangers winger Jake Hastie has already ingratiated himself towards fans by claiming he has moved to Ibrox to help stop Celtic winning ten in a row. The 21-year-old has signed from Motherwell and is currently on holiday where he posted a video of himself: Jake hastie knows the score he knows what it means to …

Jack’s Call For A Mentality Shift At Rangers Hits The Nail On The Head

By all accounts, it has been a pretty successful first season for Steven Gerrard at Rangers. Nobody knew what to expect when the Liverpool legend was appointed considering his lack of managerial experience, but after accruing eight more points in the final standings than the tumultuous 2017/18 campaign, there are clear signs of progress. There …

Rangers Poised To Miss Out On Ex-Manchester United Midfielder

Nick Powell

Stoke City have beaten Rangers to the signing of Wigan midfielder Nick Powell, according to reports in England. The 25-year-old, who has also been linked with Celtic, is available on a free transfer this summer after deciding to run down his contract at the Latics. Gers boss Steven Gerrard was said to be hopeful of …

“A Dream To Coach” Gerrard Reserves Special Praise For Rangers Star After Old Firm Derby Display

Ryan Jack

Rangers manager Steven Gerrard was effusive about the performance of midfielder Ryan Jack following the 2-0 win over Celtic yesterday. The 27-year-old has played 45 games in all competitions this campaign and the Gers boss praised the former Aberdeen star’s incredible work ethic: “Jacko has been a dream to coach, a dream to be around. …

These Fans Try To Decide Who Scotland’s Lionel Messi Would Be

Lionel Messi

Lionel Messi has again demonstrated this season why some see him as the greatest player of all time. For Barcelona this campaign, the Argentine has scored an incredible 48 goals in 47 appearances, and at 31 years of age, he is set to continue breaking records in the years to come. It raises the question …

Prospective Rangers Signing Could Be In Attendance At Old Firm Clash

edson mexer

Rennes defender Edson Mexer is weighing up the possibility of watching the Rangers v Celtic game at Ibrox this weekend, according to reports in the Scottish media. The 30-year-old is out of contract at the end of the season and is suspended for Rennes’ game against Guingamp so he is free to attend. Mexer has …

De Boer Believes The Old Firm Could Emulate Ajax’s Success By Making One Key Change

ronald de boer

Former Rangers midfielder Ronald de Boer believes his former club are capable of emulating Ajax’s recent success in the Champions League. The ex-Dutch international thinks both Glasgow clubs are capable of doing much better in Europe, but they have to invest more money in grassroots football in order to get success on the pitch: “I …