Rangers kicked off their pre-season with a 5-0 win at Ibrox over Oxford yesterday, with a number of new faces making their debuts in front of over twenty-two thousand people.
Good to get some minutes & play at Ibrox pic.twitter.com/xUeyZyFB3Y
— Joe Aribo (@J_Aribo19) 7 July 2019
The club’s new summer signing from Charlton (BBC) left the Championship club on a fairly positive note after helping Lee Bowyer’s side win promotion via the play-offs, and now he’s faced with an entirely different challenge at Ibrox.
It will be up to Aribo and company at Rangers to try and end Celtic’s current streak of Scottish Premiership titles, a streak currently at eight in a row. Indeed, the young midfield man was one of six players to make his debut for the Scottish giants yesterday, and he fared well.
The Evening Times ran a report, documenting how well each of Rangers’ debutants got on, and when it came to Aribo the article claimed that ‘he looks destined to become something of a cult hero’, so the early signs do indeed look promising.
You can see what these Bluenoses had to say about Aribo’s debut here:
You were class today Aribo keep it up. You and Kamara could be on to some partnership.
— Curtis (@1872Curtis) 7 July 2019
Yourself and @GlenKamara4 are gawnie terrorise teams absolute ballers
— William Taggart (@wullietaggart) 7 July 2019
It was great to see you big man,can’t wait to see you bulldozing through Scott brown on September 1st #BringUs55
— R. Ewings Jnr (@EwingsRichard) 7 July 2019
Become a legend big man
— WeeBadger01 (@BarryMa89455852) 7 July 2019
You done great today mate
— sounessloyal (@waterside01) 7 July 2019
Looked the part big man, hopefully a glimpse of what’s to come. Welcome officially to the greatest club in the world
— Newco Gav (@TSgg88) 7 July 2019
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Superstar in the making man
— bryan eadie (@bryaneadie1) 7 July 2019