Rangers fans believe they know who will succeed Graeme Murty in Ibrox hotseat

Rangers fans arrive prior to the UEFA Europa League first qualifying round match between Rangers and Progres Niederkorn at the Ibrox Stadium on June 29, 2017 in Glasgow, Scotland.

Rangers' search for a new manager continues after Derek McInnes snubbed a return to Ibrox.

Aberdeen manager Derek McInnes is seen during the William Hill Scottish Cup Final between Celtic and Aberdeen at Hampden Park on May 27, 2017 in Glasgow, Scotland.

Some Rangers fans are certain they know the who will be the next manager at Ibrox.

It is now more than six weeks since Rangers sacked Pedro Caixinha, an anniversary marked by Derek McInnes' decision to turn down a return to his former club from Aberdeen.

Rangers later confirmed that Graeme Murty will continue in temporary charge until the end of the year.

Manager Alex McLeish of Glasgow Rangers celebrates their victory with the trophy during the Tennant's Scottish FA Cup Final match between Dundee United and Glasgow Rangers on May 31, 2003...

And some of the Gers' fanbase believe it is their former manager Alex McLeish who will eventually answer the call.

It is a prospect that few of them seem happy about...

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

McLeish was Rangers' manager between 2001 and 2006 - a period in which he won seven major trophies.

The 58-year-old later managed English sides Birmingham City, Aston Villa and Nottingham Forest, with mixed success, and is currently out of work following spells at in Belgium and Egypt.

In Thursday's statement, Rangers reiterated comments made by chairman Dave King at last month's AGM that "the club did not consider there to be an outstanding candidate among those who had applied for the position" and had therefore turned to those currently in work.

To whom will Rangers turn after McInnes' snub?

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