Rangers are back in action tonight as they take on OGC Nice in the second game of the Veolia Trophy – and Gers fans are buzzing to see the Gers in action against the Ligue 1 side.
— Rangers Football Club (@RangersFC) July 18, 2020
Allan McGregor, Glen Kamara and Jermain Defoe all come into the starting XI with Jon McLaughlin, Steven Davis and Alfredo Morelos making way.
Ryan Kent keeps his place in the side despite being sent off against Lyon on Thursday – while there’s no place in the squad for Brandon Barker after he picked up an injury on Thursday.
Rangers assistant manager Gary McAllister had called the win over Lyon the perfect preparation for the Europa League clash with Leverkusen next month and tonight’s game will hopefully continue that.
With only a fortnight until the league season begins at Pittodrie, there isn’t much time for Rangers to iron out any problems and the clash with Nice will prove to be a good test.
Gers fans on Twitter are buzzing ahead of the game – with one
Here are some of the comments from fans on Twitter:
No Barker? Shameful after his quality game
— Nathan 🤓 (@SBRSC_NC) July 18, 2020
— 𝗠𝗶𝗰𝗵𝗮𝗲𝗹 𝗦𝗲𝗮𝗳𝗮𝗿𝗲𝗿 (@SeafarerMichael) July 18, 2020
It’s beautiful pic.twitter.com/ShYwDOaEFb
— Philip (@PhiIip1872) July 18, 2020
Kent to the French fa pic.twitter.com/Im1xnhQTxB
— Bryan Shaw🍋🐘 (@bryanshaw1872) July 18, 2020
‘Mon the Rangers 👏🏻
— Four Lads Had a Dream (@4ladshadadream) July 18, 2020
Rangers quietly slipping Kent back into the team hoping the french don’t notice pic.twitter.com/KR12aaVhrw
— scott mcaulay🧢 (@scottmcaulay1) July 18, 2020
I was expecting more rotation but hey ho https://t.co/ZEt2iNKeMm
— matt (@GartleyMatt) July 18, 2020
— Doogster (@Big_D66) July 18, 2020