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Rangers: These fans think that unavailability of key players has had an effect on recent results

Rangers: These fans think that unavailability of key players has had an effect on recent results - Rangers

Plenty of Rangers fans have been reacting to a tweet from @adamski152, who frequently contributes online content about the club, in which he suggested that Steven Gerrard’s side has been affected by the recent absences of some key players.

The podcast contributor expressed his belief that their fortunes will improve once some injured players regain full fitness, with the ‘Gers winning just one of their last three league games to fall seven points off the pace in the Premiership title race.

Gerrard’s squad has been hampered by injuries of late, with James Tavernier (12 assists this season) sidelined recently after undergoing surgery on an appendix problem (Daily Record), Jermain Defoe (17 goals) potentially out for four weeks with a calf injury (Daily Record) and Ryan Jack also missing recent games due to a calf problem (Daily Record). Rangers also had to cope without top scorer Alfredo Morelos for their first three games in January as he was serving a suspension for his red card at Celtic just after Christmas (as per The Scottish Sun).

After reading the views expressed by @adamski152, these ‘Gers fans on Twitter agreed that the unavailability of several first team regulars has been a factor in some poor results of late:

Rangers fans, do you think that the unavailability of players like Tavernier and Morelos has been a factor in the team’s recent downturn or is that an overly simplistic explanation? Comment below with your views!


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