Confirmed: Rangers lineup v St Johnstone

Rangers manager Pedro Caixinha looks on during the Ladbrokes Scottish Premiership match between Rangers and Hibernian at Ibrox Stadium on August 12, 2017 in Glasgow, Scotland.

Pedro Caixinha’s Glasgow Rangers will take on St Johnstone this evening, but Ibrox striker Kenny Miller has reportedly not travelled with the Gers team.

Rangers Manager Pedro Caixinha gives out his instructions to Kenny Miller during the UEFA Europa League first qualifying round match between Rangers and Progres Niederkorn at the Ibrox...

Rangers striker Kenny Miller will not feature in the Scottish Premiership game against St Johnstone at McDiarmid Park this evening.

According to BBC Sport, the former Celtic striker has not travelled with the Rangers squad to Perth.

However, the positive for the Gers is that star defender Bruno Alves is fit and has been included in Pedro Caixinha’s starting lineup.

The Portuguese centre-back has replaced Ross McCrorie in the Rangers team in one of two changes made by manager Caixinha, with Jason Holt coming in.

Pedro Caixinha poses with a team shirt after he is unveiled as the new manager of Rangers at Ibrox Stadium on March 13, 2017 in Glasgow, Scotland.

This is how Rangers will line up for the Scottish Premiership match against St Johnstone at McDiarmid Park this evening:

Rangers XI: Foderingham; Tavernier, Alves, Cardoso, John; Candeias, Pena, Holt, Dorrans, Windass; Morelos

Subs: Alnwick, Dalcio, Herrera, Nemane, McCrorie, Hodson, Barjonas

Bruno Alves of Portugal and Chris Wood of New Zealand battle for possession during the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 Group A match between New Zealand and Portugal at Saint...

Rangers will head into the match against St Johnstone with confidence and will fancy their chances of picking up all three points from the encounter.

Alfredo Morelos has been in great form for the Gers so far this season, and the striker will be keen on adding to his tally.

Winger Josh Windass will also be determined to have a good game and impress manager Caixinha.

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