Rangers flop Umar Sadiq has slaughtered Steven Gerrard for not having the “courage” to talk to him and let him know his loan was being scrapped early.
The Nigerian joined Rangers in the summer on a season-long loan but had it ripped up before the January transfer window opened after a shambolic spell in Glasgow.

GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - OCTOBER 28: Umar Sadiq of Rangers holds off Michael Devlin of Aberdeen during the Betfred Scottish League Cup Semi Final between Aberdeen and Rangers at Hampden Park on October 28, 2018 in Glasgow, Scotland.
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Sadiq said that he doesn’t care how Rangers do now and thinks the club and Gerrard were “disrespectful” towards him.

“I honestly don’t care how they do,” Sadiq told the Sunday Post.
28th October 2018, Hampden Park, Glasgow, Scotland; Scottish League Cup football, semi final, Aberdeen versus Rangers; Max Lowe of Aberdeen grapples with Umar Sadiq of Rangers on
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As long as I was a Rangers player, I behaved like a professional, giving everything I could of myself to the shirt but now I don’t want to hear about them and what they are doing anymore.

“In my opinion, they behaved in a disrespectful way to me, both as a player and as a person. When it ended, Steven Gerrard didn’t even have the courage to talk to me and tell me what was happening face-to-face.
“That was a surprise to me. I didn’t expect such behaviour.”
Since leaving Ibrox, Sadiq has been shipped out on loan again by Roma, joining Serie B side Perugia.
Umar Sadiq of A.C. Perugia 1905 during the Italian Serie B 2018/2019 match between Ascoli Calcio 1898 FC and A.C. Perugia 1905 at Stadio Cino e Lillo Del Duca on January 26, 2019 in Ascoli Piceno, Italy.
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Sadiq only made one start for Rangers – the Scottish League Cup semi-final against Aberdeen – and looked woefully out of his depth.
After his botched spell in Scotland, it seems unlikely anyone at Ibrox will lose much sleep over his complaints about the way he was treated.
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