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Rangers rating twice in a minute as ex-Man City star Nicolas Otamendi receives RED CARD in Europa League match


Rangers’ Europa League marketing campaign is simply going from energy to energy.

Nevertheless it’s unlikely they’ll be concerned in a extra loopy half of soccer this season, with Steven Gerrard’s males 2-1 up at Benfica.

Rangers have are closing in on a maximum nine points from their opening three Europa League matches

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Rangers have are closing in on a most 9 factors from their opening three Europa League matches

Issues didn’t begin effectively for Gers in Portugal although as they discovered themselves a objective behind inside the primary minute with Connor Goldson turning the ball into his personal web.

However the conflict on the Estadio Da Luz fully modified simply earlier than the 20-minute mark as Benfica centre-back Nicolas Otamendi was proven a straight crimson card.

The previous Manchester City star was given his marching orders after bringing down Ryan Kent, who was via on objective.

And 5 minutes after that, the sport was turned on its head.

Otamendi was sent off and the Rangers charge begun

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Otamendi was despatched off and the Rangers cost begun

A red card in a Rangers match and it’s not been given to Alfredo Morelos. These are strange times…

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A crimson card in a Rangers match and it’s not been given to Alfredo Morelos. These are unusual occasions…

Rangers obtained stage because of an personal objective by Diogo Goncalves earlier than Glen Kamara put the Scottish facet forward on the following assault with a neat near-post end.

Rangers are looking good to reach the knockout stage

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Rangers are wanting good to succeed in the knockout stage

Gerrard’s facet have made a blistering begin to the season having received their opening two Europa League group matches towards Commonplace Liege and Lech Poznan.

They’re additionally flying excessive domestically as they’re high of the Scottish Premiership with a nine-point cushion, albeit having performed two extra matches than second-placed Celtic.

There’s nonetheless an extended method to go earlier than Rangers can correctly take into consideration stopping the Hoops profitable ten league titles in a row however proper now they’re exhibiting that heroics in Lisbon isn’t only for Celtic.





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