RANGERS have players out on-loan in Scotland, England and beyond. Here’s our review of how those who played performed over the weekend…
Jak Alnwick – Blackpool
Jak conceded three times but his Blackpool side still managed to dig out a 4-3 win over Peterborough at Bloomfield Road on Saturday. Blackpool are now just a single point outside the League One play-offs and they host local rivals Morecambe this Saturday.
Clean sheets: 5
Eduardo Herrera – Necaxa
Eduardo was an 70th minute substitute for Necaxa as they were beaten 2-1 at home by 10th-placed Pachuca. They are down to second in the Liga MX table behind Santos Laguna.
Robby McCrorie – Queen of the South
Robby’s Queen of the South suffered a blow as they were beaten 2-0 at Dunfermline on Saturday. They are down to seventh in the table and host Ayr United this Saturday.
Clean sheets: 4
Ross McCrorie – Portsmouth
Ross was deployed at right-back for Portsmouth on Saturday, and with his side leading 1-0, he was replaced on 85 minutes and announced as ‘Man of the Match’ as he made his way off the pitch. Unfortunately, Matty Taylor grabbed an equaliser for opponents Oxford to end the match as a 1-1 draw. Pompey are 15th in League One – eight points away from the play-offs. They travel to Southend United tomorrow.
Jordan Rossiter – Fleetwood Town
Jordan played 60 minutes of Fleetwood’s 2-1 defeat away to Bolton on Saturday. Trailing 2-0, they pulled a goal back late-on but couldn’t find a way back into the match. They are down to fifth in the table, four points off the automatic spots and travel to Barnet in the FA Cup on Sunday.
Stephen Kelly – Ayr United
Stephen played 90 minutes as Ayr made it back-to-back victories with an excellent 4-1 defeat of Partick Thistle at Somerset Park. They remain second in the Championship, three points behind leaders Dundee United as they prepare to travel to Robby McCrorie’s Queen of the South on Saturday.
Jordan Houston – Ayr United
Jordan also played 90 minutes in the same match.
Aidan McAdams – Edinburgh City
Aidan was back in nets for Edinburgh City at the weekend as they defeated Brechin City 3-2 away from home to keep pace with leaders Cove Rangers in League Two. They host Elgin City this weekend.
Clean sheets: 2
Cameron Palmer – Partick Thistle
Cammy was on the wrong end of Thistle’s defeat at Ayr on Saturday. They remain bottom of the table, two points adrift of ninth-placed Alloa and five behind eighth-placed Morton. Thistle host Morton this Saturday.
Matthew Shiels – Dumbarton
Matty was back in action for Dumbarton on Saturday, playing in their 3-1 loss at Airdrieonians. Dumbarton are fifth in Scottish League One – though that is just three points outside the play-offs and five points behind leaders Falkirk.
Aidan Wilson – Edinburgh City
After making a scoring debut for Edinburgh City in their 4-0 defeat of Stenhousemuir last Tuesday, Aidan played 45 minutes of their 3-2 win at Brechin on Saturday.