Graeme Souness Aims for Jack Butland to Dispel Doubts Among English Players Regarding Rangers Move

Graeme Souness expressed his optimism that Jack Butland’s remarkable performances at Rangers will challenge the skepticism some English players may have about joining the Scottish club.

Souness highlighted Butland’s exceptional campaign since joining Rangers on a free transfer last summer. The shot-stopper’s outstanding form has not only earned him acclaim in Scotland but has also sparked discussions about a potential call-up to the England national team.

“I hope Jack Butland’s performances for Rangers have not escaped Gareth Southgate’s notice because I believe he warrants consideration for England,” Souness stated in his article. This endorsement from the experienced football personality adds weight to the growing belief that Butland could soon find himself representing the Three Lions on the international stage.

Souness took the opportunity to challenge the perception that English players might be hesitant to join Rangers. He suggested that Butland’s success at the club serves as a testament to the excellent environment provided by Rangers. In the article, Souness remarked, “His quality demonstrates to any English players who might be snooty about joining Rangers just what an excellent environment it is.”