Rangers left it until the last kick of the ball in their final game to secure qualification for the quarter-finals of the Hong Kong Soccer Sevens today, picking up two win and a draw from their opening three games in the prestigious competition.
The young Gers side faced Hong Kong FC in their first match of the day and went a goal behind through a first-half mistake by keeper Nicky Hogarth.

20th January 2019, Ibrox Stadium, Glasgow, Scotland; Mid season football friendly, Rangers v Helsinki; Cammy Palmer made his debut for Rangers
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Graeme Murty’s side roared back after the break though and drew level through Kai Kennedy before goals from Cammy Palmer and Josh McPake sealed a comfortable win.
Next up was Premier League opposition as the Gers faced Wolves as they came up against the toughest competition in the group.

GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - APRIL 22: Rangers manager Graeme Murty looks on during the Ladbrokes Scottish Premiership match between Rangers and Hearts at Ibrox Stadium on April 22, 2018 in Glasgow, Scotland.
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Despite having some great chances to score, Murty’s side just couldn’t find the breakthrough in front of goal as they were held to a 0-0 draw, leaving it down to the final game to determine Rangers’ fate.
After again failing to show a killer touch and open the scoring, Matty Shiels scored in the final moments against HKFA Red Dragons to book the Gers’ place in the last eight tomorrow.

GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - APRIL 29: Graeme Murty, Manager of Rangers looks on prior to the Scottish Premier League match between Celtic and Rangers at Celtic Park on April 29, 2018 in Glasgow, Scotland.
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Murty’s side created an huge number of chances and should have put the game to bed earlier in an otherwise impressive showing.
The Light Blues could face any one of a number of talented sides in the quarter-finals as they look to go one better and win the competition after losing to Newcastle last year.
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