The coverage of Joey Barton’s summer move to Rangers was befitting of the marquee signing it was billed as. The midfielder arrived, fresh from winning promotion to the Premier League with Burnley, on a £20,000-a-week contract and quickly set about aiming high. “I’m coming up here to be the best player in the country,” he
Growing up watching Rangers I was used to the club winning titles and being at the top level of Scottish football alongside Celtic. Only five years ago the club embarked on a wonderful run to the UEFA Cup final. However, those perceptions all changed last year when the club entered administration and then ultimately liquidation.
In February 2012 Glasgow Rangers FC entered into a period of administration. Thereafter June 12 saw the club forced into liquidation. July 12 and the Newco Rangers FC were welcomed into the fourth tier of Scottish professional football. The wherewithal around this period and how these points have been reached for what was after all
Sunday July the 29th will be a day that lives long in the memory for Rangers fans as it was the first match that the club played under their new name Rangers Newco. Playing against Brechin city was a unique experience for Rangers fans as they took up approximately 75% of the stadium which held