Three left field managers Rangers should now look at

Rangers manager Graeme Murty is seen during the Scottish Cup Quarter final match between Rangers and Hamilton Academical at Ibrox Stadium on March 4, 2017 in Glasgow, Scotland.

Rangers have been without a permanent manager since 26th October.

Rangers manager Graeme Murty is seen during the Scottish Cup Quarter final match between Rangers and Hamilton Academical at Ibrox Stadium on March 4, 2017 in Glasgow, Scotland.

Rangers' search for a new permanent manager rumbles on, after Derek McInnes turned the job down. 

Graeme Murty is still in temporary charge, and is now the favourite with Paddy Power to take over. Alex McLeish and Aitor Karanka are also amongst the front runners for the post, but who else is there for Rangers consider?

Rangers went a bit left field with the appointment of Pedro Caixinha last season and they may do that again.

Here are three managers who Rangers may consider who come under that category:

Frank De Boer 

Frank De Boer will be keen to return to football to try and restore his credibility after two failures at Crystal Palace and Inter Milan. 

The Dutchman has a point to prove and often that can work in a club's favour (although this approach doesn't seem to have done West Ham any goo so far). Roy Hodgson suffered humiliation with England, but has started to turn things around at Selhurst Park.

Frank De Boer of Crystal Palace looks on during the Premier League match between Burnley and Crystal Palace at Turf Moor on September 10, 2017 in Burnley, England.Frank De Boer of Crystal Palace looks on during the Premier League match between Burnley and Crystal Palace at Turf Moor on September 10, 2017 in Burnley, England.

It's a different situation at Ibrox, but Rangers have aspirations for Europe. De Boer's total football style maybe be more suited to a club like Rangers instead of Palace. He's won four Eredivisie titles and his brother Ronald spent four years with the Gers between 2000 and 2004 - so he does have a slight affiliation with the club. 

Giovanni Van Bronckhorst 

Sticking with the Dutch, Giovanni Van Bronckhorst has been linked in the Daily Express with the Rangers job and he too has fond memories of the club. Van Bronckhorst spent three years at Ibrox between 1998 and 2001 and won the league title in 1999 and 2000. 

Giovanni Van Bronckhorst, Manager of Feyenoord and Josep Guardiola, Manager of Manchester City greet each other during the UEFA Champions League group F match between Manchester City and...Giovanni Van Bronckhorst, Manager of Feyenoord and Josep Guardiola, Manager of Manchester City greet each other during the UEFA Champions League group F match between Manchester City and...

The former Arsenal defender is currently in charge at Feyenoord where he won the Eredivisie title last season and has coached in the UEFA Europa League and Champions League so ticks quite a few boxes. Could he be tempted to Rangers ?

Michael Laudrup 

Michael Laudrup has spent the last three years managing Qatar. He's currently in charge of Al Rayyan, who are currently second in the league. 

Swansea players lift up Manager of Swansea City Michael Laudrup after their 5-0 victory in the the Capital One Cup Final match between Bradford City and Swansea City at Wembley Stadium on...Swansea players lift up Manager of Swansea City Michael Laudrup after their 5-0 victory in the the Capital One Cup Final match between Bradford City and Swansea City at Wembley Stadium on...

The Dane has had success in Britain. He led Swansea City to ninth place and won the League Cup in 2013. He also guided the Swans to the last 32 of the UEFA Europa League in 2014, recording a memorable 3-0 win in the Mestalla against Valencia along the way. His teams play attractive football and the former Spartak Moscow boss is the brother of Brian, who scored 44 goals for Rangers between 1994 & 1998.

 

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