ON THIS DAY in 2013 Ally McCoist stole the show as only he can with an excellent double as Rangers Legends beat their Manchester United counterparts 4-1 at Ibrox.

In an enjoyable charity match, Ronny Johnsen put the visitors ahead with a well-worked goal in the early stages.

But the home side hit back through a trademark Jorg Albertz screamer, arguably one of the best strikes seen in Govan over the course of the 2012/13 season.

It would always take something special to beat that and, true to form, McCoist did what he does best with a second-half brace to win the game.

Alex Rae then completed the scoring late in the game with a good low effort that sneaked inside the far post.

The contest was watched by a crowd of 23,177 fans, with proceeds going to the Rangers Charity Foundation and UNICEF.

RANGERS: Goram; Konterman, Gough, Amoruso, Numan; Rae, McCall, Albertz; Novo, Mols, Laudrup.
SUBS: Andrews, Durie, Hateley, McCoist, Steven, McSwegan.

MANCHESTER UNITED: van der Gouw; Martin, Berg, Dublin, Irwin; Johnsen, Fortune, Sharpe; Yorke, Beardsley.
SUBS: Anderson, Thomas, May, Robson.

Links:

  • Watch the highlights on RangersTV HERE
  • Watch the full game on RangersTV HERE
  • Read a match report HERE
  • View a legends gallery from the night HERE
  • Read post match reaction from the players HERE

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