Joey Barton has a strong message for Rangers fans on Twitter

Rangers' Joey Barton

Glasgow Rangers played out a 1-1 draw with Hamilton Academical at Ibrox on Saturday.

Joey Barton applauds fans as he is substitutedJoey Barton

Rangers midfielder Joey Barton has taken to social networking site Twitter to give his reaction to the Gers’ failure to win against Hamilton Academical on Saturday afternoon.

Mark Warburton’s side played out a 1-1 draw with Hamilton at the Ibrox Stadium in Glasgow in the Scottish Premiership.

The visiting team took the lead on the half-hour mark through Ali Crawford, and Martyn Waghorn equalised for Mark Warburton’s side just past the hour mark.

Former Newcastle United midfielder Barton, who joined Rangers in the summer transfer window after leaving Burnley at the end of last season, featured in the match.

Rangers' Clint Hill and Joey Barton look dejected after Burnley's second goalRangers' Clint Hill and Joey Barton look dejected

The 33-year-old former Manchester City and Queens Park Rangers man started the game and played for the entire 90 minutes.

Barton has taken to Twitter to send a strong message to the fans, claiming that Rangers will become stronger as a team over the course of the season.

The Englishman has also hailed the Rangers fans for the atmosphere they created at Ibrox during the match.

Rangers' Joey Barton in action with Burnley's Dean MarneyRangers' Joey Barton in action with Dean Marney

Rangers will return to action on Tuesday evening when they take on Peterhead in the second round of the Scottish League Cup.

Rangers' Joey BartonRangers' Joey Barton

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