Rangers goalkeeper Allan McGregor is a doubt for this weekend’s Old Firm game, according to the Daily Record.

The Scottish newspaper mentioned McGregor amongst a list of potential injured stars for Rangers as they prepare to face off against their rivals in the top of the table clash.

Lincoln Red Imps v Rangers: UEFA Europa League Second Qualifying Round

Rangers keeper Allan McGregor is reportedly a major doubt for the club’s clash with Celtic. (Photo by Javier Montano/DeFodi Images via Getty Images)

The Ibrox side currently sit top of the Scottish Premiership with the chance to go four points ahead of Celtic should they pick up a victory at Celtic Park.

But losing first choice keeper Allan McGregor would represent a considerable blow with Old Firm rookie Jon McLaughlin likely to be called upon to replace the iconic Ibrox stopper.

 

McGregor is one of a number of injury worries for Rangers heading into the match with first-teamers Kemar Roofe and Joe Aribo major doubts after extended injury lay-offs.

Steven Gerrard has been boosted by the news that first-team full-back Borna Barisic is set to play for Croatia v France meaning he should be available if he comes through that match unscathed.

Subscribe to Rangers News TV now

Olympique Lyonnais v Rangers FC - Veolia Trophy

Rangers keeper Jon McLaughlin could be called upon against the club’s Glasgow rivals. (Photo by Jean Catuffe/Getty Images)

Ibrox defender Filip Helander was also sent home from the Swedish international team’s camp with a “light injury” but is expected to be fit for the match [Scottish Sun].

Rangers striker Alfredo Morelos also faces a long trip home after playing for Colombia in their 2-2 draw with Chile in the early hours of Wednesday morning UK time.

Have something to tell us about this article?