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Rangers: Fans slam SFA’s Andrew Phillips appointment

Rangers: Fans slam SFA’s Andrew Phillips appointment - Rangers News

Glasgow Rangers are far from happy after the Scottish FA confirmed that Andrew Phillips will take over as the organisation’s new compliance officer.

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As the Gers sit top of the Premiership by 15 points (BBC), it is fair to say it has been a fantastic campaign for the Gers so far. However, that does not mean they have not had their problems with the SFA this term – both Alfredo Morelos and Kemar Roofe has received bans for challenges made during games, while Jordan Jones and George Edmundson picked up seven-game suspensions for breaking coronavirus regulations towards the end of 2021.

Now, the authority have confirmed Phillips will take over the role previously held by Claire Whyte ( While little is known about Phillips, it appears he has little background in football – his appointment has therefore gone down like a lead balloon.

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The fans took to social media platform Twitter to share their thoughts.

Let’s see what the fans had to say about the appointment of Phillips below

The @ScottishFA are an absolute joke!!! I doubt this guy has had any football experience apart from being a fan of a club!!! You have basically appointed a fan to this position who does not know the game!!!”

Credit: @james248602

“Ridiculous appointment. Should have been an ex referee”

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“They’d do well to get rid of the role altogether, what an absolute shambles, but we expect nothing else”

Credit: @DelSmithRFC

“Consider me confused. Should this role not go to someone with a background in football? I mean there’s millions of people in Scotland with a passion for football too.”

Credit: @bferguson4

“Bizarre CV for a footballing role.”

Credit: @RoyalBlue1872

“What part of Parkhead is his Season Ticket for?”

Credit: @Broxburngers

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