SPL Fanzone: Rangers
Sunday’s defeat wasn’t just about pub team defending for both United goals, or about a front pairing of Andy Little and Salim Kerkar where once there was Jelavic alongside Lafferty or Naismith. This had more than a whiff of the inevitable about it.
Steve Davis deployed traditional player understatement, describing the loss of Jelavic and not replacing him as “a bit of a blow”. To me, it is the equivalent to giving a get out of jail free card to a deeply-mediocre Celtic side with an erratic and vulnerable manager. The fat lady isn’t singing, but she’s certainly clearing her throat…