Marcus Tavernier sends message to Rangers defender James Tavernier

Marcus Tavernier of Middlesbrough shoots past Adam Smith of AFC Bournemouth  during the Carabao Cup Fourth Round match between AFC Bournemouth and Middlesbrough at Vitality Stadium on...

Glasgow Rangers defender James Tavernier scored twice for Graeme Murty’s Gers side against Aberdeen at Ibrox on Wednesday.

James Tavernier of Rangers controls the ball during the Betfred League Cup Quarter Final at Firhill Stadium on September 19, 2017 in Glasgow, Scotland.

Rangers returned to winning ways in the Scottish Premiership on Wednesday evening, as they got the better of Aberdeen 3-0 at Ibrox.

James Tavernier was the star of the show for Rangers, as he scored two goals of the Gers.

The 26-year-old right-back found the net first in the seventh minute from the penalty spot and then on 70 minutes.

It was one of the former Newcastle United defender’s best performances of the season for Rangers, and his younger brother Marcus Tavernier was impressed.

Marcus Tavernier, 18, is on the books of Middlesbrough in the Championship in England at the moment, and the hugely talented and promising winger has sent Rangers left-back and his elder brother James Tavernier an amusing message on Twitter.

James Tavernier of  Rangers goes close to scoring a second goal during the UEFA Europa League first qualifying round match between Rangers and Progres Niederkorn at the Ibrox Stadium on...

Marcus Tavernier of Middlesbrough celebrates scoring his sides first goal during the Carabao Cup Fourth Round match between AFC Bournemouth and Middlesbrough at Vitality Stadium on October...

Former Manchester United and Hibernian midfielder Michael Stewart taken to Twitter to praise Rangers for their win against Aberdeen.

The win against Aberdeen means that Rangers are now third in the Scottish Premiership table with 27 points from 15 matches, seven points behind leaders and Old Firm rivals Celtic, who have a game in hand.

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