Considering that the Gers have to entertain Celtic at Ibrox in just two days time, they’d have been desperate to grab a big Boxing Day win yesterday to give themselves momentum. However, a late Darren McGregor goal saw them falter to a 101 home draw with Hibs on a disappointing day, even if Ross McCrorie was superb throughout.
— Rangers Football Club (@RangersFC) December 26, 2018
Whilst it’s easy to focus on the negatives after a result like the one that Steven Gerrard’s side picked up yesterday, the fans have been a credit to the club and have held their heads high, instead opting to congratulate the young defensive midfielder, Ross McCrorie, who played the full 90 minutes against Hibs and was a rock throughout, impressing all of the onlooking fans.
When Alfredo Morelos gave the Bluenoses a first-half lead, it looked like the game could turn into a formality for the Ibrox faithful. However, Neil Lennon’s side wasn’t prepared to be walked all over and they held their ground well until eventually finding a timely equaliser to walk away with a valuable point. The Gers will now be after a reaction on Saturday against Celtic, they want just more of the same from McCrorie, who was simply outstanding.
You can read the Gers’ thoughts on McCrorie’s performance here:
Well done Ross keep it up !! A captain in the making
— LORRAINE COLLINS (@ainey6) December 26, 2018
Deserved MOTM today Ross. Well done!
— Susan Ferguson (@SusanFe73874508) December 26, 2018
He’s the only player that could show his face after that game.
— TheRobotman (@TRobotman) December 26, 2018
best player today can hold his head high unlike others
— Stevie (@Stevie93094941) December 26, 2018
Great today Ross.
— Cairo (@LOOKATEM_Cairo) December 26, 2018
A rare shining light.
— Dick The Halls (@RJB__29) 26 December 2018
Great performance. Should never have been deopped for loan signings in the first place.
— clubdeckresident (@Newcoagain) December 26, 2018
Did yourself proud today
— M.H. (@MarkHarvey83) 26 December 2018
Rangers fans everywhere were delighted with McCrorie’s display against Hibs and will hope he’s saved something for Celtic this Saturday.Like what the TT have on offer? Sign up for more notifications!