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Report: Former Rangers midfielder who dreams of managing the club heads to Russia

Former Glasgow Rangers and AC Milan midfielder Gennaro Gattuso is reportedly in Russia to learn more about coaching.

Former Rangers midfielder Gennaro Gattuso has gone to Russia to study teams, according to Gianlucadimarzio.com.

It has been reported that the former Italy international has travelled to Russia to increase his knowledge as a coach and will visit a number of teams.

It has also been claimed by Gianlucadimarzio.com that Gattuso could be looking to find himself a managerial job in Russia, with Lokomotiv Moscow and Anzhi Makhachkala said to be two clubs interested.

Gattuso has already tried his hand at management after an illustrious playing career, but his time at Palermo and OFI Crete did not go according to plan.

Back in January of this year, the former AC Milan star told BBC Sport that he wants to manage Rangers.

The 37-year-old two-time Champions League winner played for the Glasgow giants for a year in the late 1990s.

“My dream is to maybe one day to have the chance to work for this club,” said the 2006 World Cup winner.

Rangers are currently playing in the Scottish Championship and are aiming to return to the Premiership via the playoffs.

Stuart McCall is the manager of the Gers at the moment, but his contract with the Glasgow giants runs out at the end of the season and no new deal is in place.

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