Tag: Rangers Team News

  • Cyriel Dessers Has Opened Up About First Season in Rangers Colors

    Cyriel Dessers Has Opened Up About First Season in Rangers Colors

    Rangers striker Cyriel Dessers has opened up about feeling like a scapegoat during his first season with the club, despite a respectable goalscoring record, according to The Scottish Sun. The 29-year-old Nigerian forward netted 22 goals and provided eight assists in all competitions for the Gers under manager Philippe Clement. However, Rangers fell short in…

  • Philippe Clement Under Fire at Rangers After Transfer Blunders

    Philippe Clement Under Fire at Rangers After Transfer Blunders

    Rangers manager Philippe Clement finds himself under immense pressure heading into the new season, according to The Scottish Mail’s Gary Keown. Keown, writing in the May 26th edition (pages 98-99), criticizes Clement’s decision to sign Fabio Silva on loan from Wolverhampton Wanderers, a move that paled in comparison to Celtic’s acquisition of Adam Idah. “Brendan…

  • Rangers Defender Leon Balogun Open to Contract Extension despite Cup Final Loss

    Rangers Defender Leon Balogun Open to Contract Extension despite Cup Final Loss

    Following Rangers’ heartbreaking 1-0 defeat to Celtic in the Scottish Cup final, defender Leon Balogun expressed his openness to extending his contract at Ibrox. Balogun, who returned from injury to play the full match, acknowledged the calls from fans and pundits alike for him to stay. However, the veteran Nigerian international emphasized the need to…

  • Ridvan Yilmaz in Tears as Philippe Clement Reveals Injury Ahead of Scottish Cup Final

    Ridvan Yilmaz in Tears as Philippe Clement Reveals Injury Ahead of Scottish Cup Final

    Rangers manager Philippe Clement has revealed defender Ridvan Yilmaz was in tears after suffering another injury setback, adding to the club’s woes ahead of tomorrow’s Scottish Cup Final against Celtic. Yilmaz is just one of several first-team stars facing late fitness tests for the crucial match. Connor Goldson and John Souttar are already ruled out,…

  • Rangers Boss Philippe Clement Vows Rebuild After Title Bid Fails

    Rangers Boss Philippe Clement Vows Rebuild After Title Bid Fails

    Rangers manager Philippe Clement has admitted the club needs a significant rebuild. In his first comments since their title hopes ended, Clement revealed “honest” discussions with the Ibrox board. “We had really good talks about what to change towards recruitment and we are aligned,” he said. “We have plans and we now need to execute…

  • Cyriel Dessers Hits Back at Rangers Fans’ “Abuse”, Insists He’s Delivered Since Settling In

    Cyriel Dessers Hits Back at Rangers Fans’ “Abuse”, Insists He’s Delivered Since Settling In

    Cyriel Dessers has responded to criticism he faced from Rangers fans early on in his time at Ibrox, calling it “abuse” at times. The Nigerian striker, who joined Rangers from Cremonese last summer for a reported £5 million, struggled to find his footing initially as Michael Beale’s rebuild got off to a slow start. Dessers…

  • Rangers youngster Leon King heaps praise on versatile teammate Dujon Sterling

    Rangers youngster Leon King heaps praise on versatile teammate Dujon Sterling

    Rangers youngster Leon King has hailed teammate Dujon Sterling as “amazing” and revealed he loves training with the versatile defender. Sterling struggled to break into the first team after arriving at Ibrox on a free transfer last summer, but has become a key player under manager Philippe Clement. The 24-year-old has featured 23 times in…

  • Sky Sports Journalist Urges Jack Butland to Stay at Rangers Despite Premier League Links

    Sky Sports Journalist Urges Jack Butland to Stay at Rangers Despite Premier League Links

    Jack Butland has found himself linked with a return to the English Premier League. However, Sky Sports and talkSPORT journalist Dan Bardell has urged the Englishman to remain with the Scottish giants. Butland has been a standout performer for Rangers this season, despite Celtic’s dominance in the Scottish Premiership. In February, The Sun reported that…

  • Rangers Face Summer Rebuild as Kris Boyd Names Who Stays

    Rangers Face Summer Rebuild as Kris Boyd Names Who Stays

    Former Rangers striker Kris Boyd has revealed who he believes the club should keep following their disappointing Premiership campaign. Speaking on Sky Sports after Rangers’ 5-2 win over Dundee, Boyd was pressed by Chris Sutton to name the players he would retain at Ibrox. “Butland is obviously one,” Boyd admitted. “He’s been a strong presence…

  • Philippe Clement Dismisses Speculation of Jack Butland’s Summer Exit: “Not for Sale at Any Price”

    Philippe Clement Dismisses Speculation of Jack Butland’s Summer Exit: “Not for Sale at Any Price”

    Rangers manager Philippe Clement has dismissed speculation linking goalkeeper Jack Butland with a summer exit, insisting the Englishman is “not for sale at any price.” Butland, who arrived from Crystal Palace last summer, has been a revelation for Rangers, leading the Premiership with 18 clean sheets in 36 appearances. His impressive form has even sparked…