Date: 19th July 2018 at 12:30pm
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With a 2-0 first-leg victory over FC Shkupi and a scoreless second-leg on Tuesday evening, Rangers have booked their place in the Qualifying Second Round draw of the Europa League and we will learn our next opponents later today I believe when Petrocub and Osijek complete their tie.

It wasn’t a great performance in either game to be fair, but there were certainly positives. Thinking of the second-leg, in particular, we kept a second clean sheet which will help defensive confidence, especially as the back line are still adjusting to the new arrivals and having progressed on aggregate, the game itself was another lift as Gerrard’s time at the club begins and it serves as another 90 minutes on a fitness building front.

I’ve already covered the reactions of fans in the main, but Gerrard was obviously in front of the press on Tuesday evening to give his own summation of the game, and plenty of fans were delighted with what he had to say – especially the nods he gave towards criticisms that were being raised within the fanbase itself following the match.