Rangers will travel to Hamilton Academical in the fifth round of the Scottish Cup, but the club’s supporters have one major gripe.

The Ibrox side progressed by defeating Stranraer 2-0 on Friday night in a performance Steven Gerrard admitted had “bored” him.

Rangers midfielder Joe Aribo described the performance from his team as “rusty” [Daily Record] after the club made the visit of Stranraer harder than it needed to be.

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Steven Gerrard was left frustrated with his team’s performance against Stranraer. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)

Hamilton progressed after thumping Edinburgh City 5-0 in their Scottish Cup tie this weekend.

The tie will take place on the weekend of the 8th of February as Rangers look to win the competition for the first time since 2009.

Scottish Cup draw in full:


Inverness vs Livingston

Clyde vs Celtic

BSC Glasgow vs Dundee United or Hibs

St Mirren vs Motherwell

Ayr United vs St Johnstone

Aberdeen vs Kilmarnock

Hamilton vs Rangers

Arbroath or Falkirk vs Hearts

Rangers last won the Scottish Cup trophy in 2009, winning 1-0 thanks to a long-range effort from Nacho Novo. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

Some Rangers fans might’ve preferred a tie against a lower league side at Ibrox, others might’ve enjoyed the chance to face Celtic at Ibrox, some might even be happy with Hamilton.

But many supporters are frustrated with the news Steven Gerrard’s side will be taking the short trip to New Douglas Park.

Namely because of its notorious plastic pitch:


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