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Former Rangers players face huge tax bills

A number of former players from Rangers could face huge tax bills, running into seven figures, reports. That is according to The Daily Record who claim that the unnamed figures missed a deadline of 5th April to come to an appropriate agreement with the British tax authority, HMRC. That follows a Supreme Court ruling that deemed that the payments made ...

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Southampton eye Rangers midfielder

Southampton are considering adding Scott Arfield to their summer shopping list. The 30-year is currently playing for Rangers, having signed for the Scottish Premiership side last May from Burnley. Yet after a single season back in his native Scotland, he could be heading back down south again to the lure of the Premier League. Arfield has enjoyed a highly productive ...

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Celtic vs Rangers rivalry: History, Head to Head, Trophies

Introduction On 31st March 2019, two teams will meet for the 416th time in what is arguably the most fiercely contested derby in Europe. The Old Firm contest – Celtic vs Rangers is much more than a football match between two sides from the south-west and the east of Glasgow. It is a clash of identities in which a potent ...

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Rangers cancel contract of Mexican midfielder

Rangers have officially terminated the contract of Mexican midfielder Carlos Peña, despite paying £2.2 million for the player whom they bought from Guadalajara. The 26-year old Mexican international was signed by former Rangers boss Pedro Caixinha in June 2017, but struggled to cope with the pace and physicality of the Scottish game. He made just 14 appearances for Rangers in ...

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Dave King makes Rangers share offer

Rangers chairman Dave King has made a formal £19 million offer to buy the shares in Rangers that he, and three other majority shareholders, George Latham, George Taylor, and Douglas Park, do not already own. That is according to The BBC who report that the South Africa-based businessman has been order to make the offer, worth £0.20 per share,  by ...

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Steven Davis rejoins Rangers

Former captain Steven Davis has re-joined Rangers on a six month loan deal until the end of the season. Currently playing for Southampton, for whom he has made 226 appearances, Davis finds himself out of favour at St. Mary’s, despite being the club captain, and has failed to make the first-team until new boss Ralph Hasenhüttl and his predecessor Mark ...

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Jermaine Defoe agrees to join Rangers

Veteran striker Jermaine Defoe has agreed an 18-month loan deal to join Steven Gerrard’s Rangers. The 36-year old former England and Tottenham striker will join the Glasgow club midway through his current contract with Bournemouth, where he has failed to hold down a first-team place, and will see out the remainder of his three year deal in Scotland. According to ...

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Rangers fear loss of main striker in January

Rangers fear that they may lose their main striker Alfredo Morelos in the January transfer window. The 22-year old is the top scorer in the Scottish Premiership this season with 20 goals, notching his latest effort in the home draw with Hibernian on Boxing Day. The Ibrox club are desperate to keep him, but he has made clear that his ...

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Rangers linked with move for Southampton midfielder

Rangers are being linked with a move for former player Steven Davis in the January transfer window. That is according to The Scotsman who report that the Northern Ireland international could be set for a return to the club he left in 2012. Davis has played more than 220 times for Southampton, but his first-team opportunities at St.Mary’s this season ...

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Steven Gerrard wants to make loan signings permanent

Rangers’ manager Steven Gerrard has indicated that he wants to make four of his loan signings permanent. The four are the Liverpool duo of Ovie Ejaria and Ryan Kent, Nottingham Forest’s Joe Worrall, and Lassane Coulibaly, whose parent club is French side Angers. Worrall, in particular, impressed when pressed into action on Thursday, making his debut in Rangers highly credible ...

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