Rangers captain James Tavernier took to social media on Christmas Day to extend festive greetings to his followers.
He posted an image of himself with ‘Gers team-mates Alfredo Morelos and Jermain Defoe, all posing with Santa hats, on his Instagram account @jamestavernier2, with a link to same shared on on his Twitter profile @James_Tavernier along with a festive message.
Tavernier and his Rangers team-mates were swiftly back into action on Boxing Day as Steven Gerrard’s team welcomed Kilmarnock to Ibrox.
On Sunday December 29th, their final fixture of 2019 is a crucial top of the table Premiership clash away to Glasgow rivals and current league leaders Celtic, whom the ‘Gers defeated in a festive fixture at Ibrox 12 months ago for their first derby triumph in 13 attempts (as per Sky Sports).
Tavernier has been a core presence in Gerrard’s squad this season, being their second-most used player in the 2019/20 campaign to date (as per TransferMarkt).
These Rangers fans on Twitter returned festive wishes to the club captain and hope that the final few days of 2019 will be even merrier than their Christmas Day:
Merry Christmas captain – let’s make the 29th Merrier!
— Colin McDermid (@McDermidMe) December 25, 2019
Merry Christmas captain to you and your family. 2 games 6 points😘🔴⚪💙cheers
— J.S (@jstaf72) December 25, 2019
Merry Christmas tav lead us to 55 captain 🇬🇧💙🇬🇧
— William Edwards (@William83703420) December 25, 2019
You too . 6 points plz . No mistakes . Its all about the Rangers
— phil clarke EBT (@bigfredref) December 25, 2019
6 points will make it a magic Xmas
— broony147 (@Broony147) December 25, 2019
Let’s win the next two game top off the league 2020 and stay there Merry Christmas Skip 💙💙💙💙💙
— ED MARTIN (@eddiemartin55) December 25, 2019
Merry Christmas son, give us our present Sunday please 😉
— Matthieu Groningen (@tjeu1973) December 26, 2019
Next 2 league wins in a row and I can guarantee ye I’ll have a very Merry Xmas and New Year mate make it happen 🔴⚪🔵 🇬🇧
— Govanite (@Govanger) December 25, 2019
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