Liverpool legend Gerrard agrees Rangers deal; Friday announcement looms

04 May, 2018, 10:03 | Author: Becky Perry
  • Paul Murray and Rangers chairman Dave King

Former Liverpool midfielder John Barnes has warned Steven Gerrard not to consider taking the Rangers job as competing with Celtic is an nearly impossible job.

The former Liverpool and England captain, now in charge of the under-18s side at Anfield, said on BT Sport on Tuesday night that he has held initial discussions with the Scottish Premiership club.

Today's Hoops rumour mill: Southampton linked with move for Australian star and ex-Celtic boss warns Steven Gerrard.

Gerrard told BT Sport earlier this week: "I've held initial talks with Rangers and I plan to pick them up in a couple of days time".

Rangers last won the Scottish Premiership title in 2011.

'I'm busy for a couple of days now and I'll pick it up on Thursday and we'll see if we can progress it'.

Snapchat growth slows following controversial redesign
The company recently overhauled its app in the midst of intense competition from Facebook and that company's Instagram platform. The group reported that its total revenue for the quarter of US$230.7mln missed analysts' expectations of US$244.5mln.

Gerrard will be in Italy on Wednesday working as a TV pundit for Liverpool's Champions League semifinal against Roma.

Gers said in a statement: "Rangers International Football Club PLC notify the resignation of two directors, Mr Paul Murray and Mr Barry Scott". After being promised fresh investment in the squad, the 37-year-old appears to have agreed terms and is expected to appoint former Liverpool teammate Gary McAllister as his assistant.

Meanwhile, former England teammate Frank Lampard backed Gerrard to handle the pressure due to his experiences as a player at Liverpool.

"So I would urge Rangers fans to give him that opportunity and have faith in him knowing that it may not happen overnight".

Arsenal idol Wright said: "With Steven being the personality that he is, wherever he goes, he is going to have that focus on him, so you might as well go somewhere like Rangers where their aim is to get closer to Celtic".



Afghanistan: 2 killed in roadside bomb blast in Logar
According to an earlier BBC study, Taliban fighters are openly active in almost three-quarters of the country. The U.S. also has deployed more military resources to Afghanistan in the first quarter of this year, Mr.

US States sue Trump's administration over failure to remove DACA
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton addresses reporters on the steps of the U.S. Paxton is leading a seven-state coalition in the lawsuit.

Manchester United close to agreeing new contract with Marouane Fellaini
On his victor , Fellaini said: "I know my quality, I know if the ball comes into the box I can be unsafe ". That's why we were a bit more under pressure in the final minutes.

Oil Prices Slip On Large Crude Inventory Build
Brent crude, which is up more than 11 percent this year, slipped 0.4 percent to $74.48 a barrel as of 2:13 Singapore . That would be to treat the existing deal, which covers Iran's nuclear program, as one leg in a broader accord, Gobry wrote. Addresses Kanye's Controversial Slavery Comments: 'That Broke My Heart'
Musican has revealed Kanye West's comments on slavery "broke his heart" during an interview on Good Morning Britain . Blacks and whites being one race. "W$3 e are programmed to always talk and fight race issues", he tweeted.

RAF airstrike on ISIS fighters 'unintentionally' killed civilian
The latest fighting has displaced around 5,000 civilians from Yarmouk into the neighboring area of Yalda, the United Nations said. It has also has prompted a warning from Labour of the dangers of striking targets "with high levels of civilian activity nearby".

Vatican Treasurer to stand trial on sex abuse charges in Australia
After this, the Pope permitted him to leave the Vatican and return to Australia to defend himself at a committal hearing. After the announcement of the charges was made in June 2017, he said the idea of sexual abuse was "abhorrent" to him.

Cracked window diverts Southwest plane headed to NJ
They have not released details of the cause and noted that the incident was a diversion, not an emergency landing (paywall). The plane made an emergency landing and Riordan was rushed to hospital, but she later died form her extensive injuries.

Eta disbands after campaign of violence in which 800-plus died
The Spanish state vows to keep pursuing hundreds of unsolved crimes still linked to ETA's decades-long armed campaign. The group has demanded that prisoners be moved to prisons closer to their families after the end of ETA.

Economic revival seen as April GST mop-up crosses ₹1-lakh cr
The buoyancy in the tax revenue of GST reflects the upswing in the economy and better compliance, it said. The rise in GST revenue could also be linked to the rollout of e-way bills, according to experts.