Rangers flop Eduardo Herrera is set to end his shambolic spell at Ibrox, according to a report, as he closes in on a move to Puebla FC.

The former Mexican international arrived under Pedro Caixinha but barely featured before being sent out on loan after failing to make the grade.

Eduardo Herrera of Scottish club Rangers FC (R) vies for the ball with defender Rodrigao of Brazilian club Atletico Mineiro during their Florida Cup soccer game at Orlando City Stadium in Orlando, Florida on January 11, 2018. The Rangers won the game 1-0 with a second half goal by Josh Windass. / AFP PHOTO / Gregg Newton

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With his contract entering the final few months, Puebla hope to get a deal done soon after the new Liga MX season got underway.

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“We are working very hard to bring Eduardo Herrera to the club. It’s no secret that we want him here,” Puebla manager Juan Reynoso Guzman said, as quoted by the Daily Record.

 

“We expect to be in a position to make an announcement in a few days time.”

Herrera managed 19 league appearances for Rangers – 17 of them as a substitute – and has been told that he has no chance of an Ibrox future under Steven Gerrard.

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AGUASCALIENTES, MEXICO - MAY 09: Eduardo Herrera of Necaxa gestures during the quarterfinals first leg math between Necaxa and Monterrey as part of the Torneo Clausura 2019 Liga MX at Victoria Stadium on May 9, 2019 in Aguascalientes, Mexico.

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The striker has had stints on loan with Necaxa and Santos Laguna in recent months but failed to impress enough to win a permanent deal with either.

His last appearance as a Rangers player came against Ayr United at the beginning of 2018 and it’s only a surprise that he’s managed to cling on this long despite having not been seen in Scotland in a long time.

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