STEVEN GERRARD has named three changes to his Rangers XI for this afternoon’s match with Hearts at Tynecastle.

From the side which thrashed Hamilton Accies 5-0 prior to the international break, out go George Edmundson, Greg Stewart and Jermain Defoe; with their places in the XI taken by Nikola Katic, Joe Aribo and Alfredo Morelos.

That means it’s a back five of Allan McGregor in goal, captain James Tavernier, Connor Goldson, Katic and Borna Barisic.

Aribo joins Steven Davis and Glen Kamara in midfield while up front, Scott Arfield and Sheyi Ojo will support striker Alfredo Morelos.

Defoe and Stewart are on the bench next to Wes Foderingham, Filip Helander, fit-again Ryan Kent, Andy Halliday and Matt Polster.

It’s a 12.15pm kick-off here in Gorgie with full coverage available outside the UK on RangersTV. Join Tom Miller and Iain Ferguson for full coverage.

RANGERS: McGregor; Tavernier, Goldson, Katic, Barisic; Davis, Kamara, Aribo; Arfield, Morelos, Ojo.

SUBS: Foderingham, Helander, Kent, Halliday, Polster, Defoe, Stewart,

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