RANGERS defeated Aberdeen for the second time in four days yesterday but what happened across the rest of the SPFL.
The Light Blues beat Aberdeen 2-1 at Pittodrie on Sunday afternoon and moved up into second place in the Ladbrokes Premiership table.
Danny Wilson rose magnificently to head the opener after 14 minutes but the Gers were then reduced to 10 men early in the second half when Ryan Jack was sent off against his former club.
Josh Windass doubled the’ advantage and a dogged performance meant that Murty’s men held on for their second win of the week against the Dons despite substitute Frank Ross pulling one back with a superb free-kick.
Odsonne Edouard hit a hat-trick as Celtic beat Motherwell 5-1 at Parkhead to move seven points clear in the Ladbrokes Premiership.
Substitute James Forrest netted a double as Brendan Rodgers’ men made it 67 domestic games without defeat. Elliott Frear scored for Well.
Hibernian are up to third place following a 1-0 win away to Partick Thistle, courtesy of an Adam Barton own goal, while Mark O’Hara sent Dundee on their way to a 2-0 victory at Ross County. Eamonn Brophy grabbed the winner as Kilmarnock beat St Johnstone 2-1 at McDiarmid Park and it finished 1-1 between Hearts and Hamilton Accies at Tynecastle.