Rangers are on the lookout for a new manager following the departure of Pedro Caixinha.
Caixinha was dismissed by the Gers due to the team’s disappointing results and performances in the Scottish Premiership this season.
According to The Herald, former Spurs midfielder and Sunderland boss Poyet is interested in taking charge of Rangers.
It has been reported that the former Leeds United assistant manager has had name put forward to Rangers director of football Mark Allen.
The 49-year-old former Uruguay international is without a managerial job at the moment, having resigned as the Shanghai Shenhua boss in September.
Poyet has managed Sunderland in the Premier League and has won the League One title with Brighton and Hove Albion in England.
Interestingly, Poyet’s son, Diego Poyet, was linked with a move to Rangers back when Mark Warburton was in charge of the Gers.
Back in November 2016, The Scottish Sun reported that Rangers could a move for Diego Poyet to replace Joey Barton.
The 22-year-old midfielder, who was a free agent at the time after leaving West Ham United, is now at Pafos.