Rangers reportedly snubbed by Sunderland-bound Chris Coleman

A general view of Ibrox Stadium is seen ahead of the EURO 2016 Qualifier match between Scotland and Georgia at Ibrox Stadium on October 11, 2014 in Glasgow, Scotland.

Ibrox club Glasgow Rangers have reportedly been snubbed by Chris Coleman, who will take the Sunderland managerial job.

Wales' head coach Chris Coleman gestures during a training session at the Stade de France stadium in Saint-Denis, north of Paris, on November 9, 2017, on the eve of the friendly football...

Rangers have been snubbed by Sunderland-bound Chris Coleman, according to The Scottish Sun.

It has been reported that the former Wales head coach spoke with the Gers chiefs on Friday afternoon.

However, Coleman decided not to take the Rangers managerial job and will take charge of Sunderland in the Championship in England, according to the report.

Wales' manager Chris Coleman follows the game from the touchline during the FIFA World Cup 2018 qualification football match between Georgia and Wales in Tbilisi on October 6, 2017.

The 47-year-old former defender will earn £750,000 per year at the Black Cats and will sign an 18-month contract, states the report.

Rangers are on the lookout for a new manager following the departure of Pedro Caixinha in October.

Graeme Murty has been placed in charge of the Gers for the time being, but it is unlikely that he will handed the Ibrox managerial role until the end of the season.

Chris Coleman manager of Wales looks on prior to the FIFA 2018 World Cup Qualifier between Republic of Ireland and Wales at Aviva Stadium on March 24, 2017 in Dublin, Ireland.

Rangers are fourth in the Scottish Premiership table at the moment with 24 points from 13 matches.

The Gers are nine points behind leaders and Old Firm rivals Celtic, who are set to win the league title yet again this season.

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