Ex-Celtic man to hand failed £300k Gerrard experiment Rangers reprieve – report
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Rangers winger set to leave Ibrox as English club prepare swoop - report

Rangers winger Jake Hastie is set to be offered an Ibrox reprieve by former Celtic star Paul Hartley as he lines up a move to Hartlepool United.

According to Football Scotland, the 23-year-old right-winger could be about to seal a permanent switch to the English League Two side.

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The report claims that Hastie travelled south to Hartlepool to flesh out the details this week and will hope to seal a move away from Rangers after a disappointing three years with the club.

Jake Hastie was signed in the summer of 2019 under Steven Gerrard against the backdrop of much promise following a successful breakthrough season at Motherwell.

Costing a reported £300k, this move has just not worked out and Hastie has made only two appearances for the Ibrox club since joining three years ago.

These came against St Joseph’s in a Europa League qualifier in 2019 and as a late sub in the 3-0 League Cup win over East Fife the same season.

Rangers winger Jake Hastie lines up Hartlepool United move

Since then Jake Hastie has been farmed out on loan to the likes of Rotherham in the English Football League and Linfield in Northern Ireland.

In total, the winger played 16 appearances for Rotherham, scoring three goals, whilst he failed to find the net in 10 appearances for NFIL Champions Linfield.

Now, the winger could look to get his career back on track under the management of ex-Cove Rangers manager Paul Hartley, who has taken charge of Hartlepool this summer.

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Jake Hastie is one of a number of Scottish players said to be targeted by the ex-Celtic midfielder and he isn’t the only Rangers player either.

Another young Gers attacker who was handed his debut by Steven Gerrard and who hasn’t quite lived up the hype is being linked with a move to Victoria Park.

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