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Glasgow Rangers reportedly set to be offered swap for Alfredo Morelos, but Steven Gerrard should reject it

Steven Gerrard is unveiled as the new manager of Rangers football Club at Ibrox Stadium on May 4, 2018 in Glasgow, Scotland.

Ibrox side Glasgow Rangers shouldn't consider trading Alfredo Morelos for Martin Skrtel.

Krasnodar's Brazilian forward Wanderson (R) vies for the ball with Fenerbahce's Slovak defender Martin Skrtel (R) during the UEFA Europa League round of 32 second leg football match...

According to Turkish publication Yeniakit, Glasgow Rangers could be offered Martin Skrtel and money in exchange for Alfredo Morelos, but they should reject the offer.

Rangers were interested in Skrtel earlier on in the transfer window, but signing the Slovakian should no longer be considered a priority.

Rangers have already brought Nikola Katic and Connor Goldson to Ibrox this summer, to tighten up their backline.

Connor Goldson of Brighton in action during The Emirates FA Cup Third Round match between Brighton & Hove Albion and Crystal Palace at Amex Stadium on January 8, 2018 in Brighton, England.

Steven Gerrard now has his central defensive pairing for next season in place, and even though Skrtel was once an appealing option, he is no longer needed.

Rangers would now be better off sticking by Morelos, as he looks a better long-term option.

Skrtel is now 33, and would only help improve Rangers’ team over the short-term.

Scotland players celebrates after Martin Skrtel of Slovakia scores in his own net during the FIFA 2018 World Cup Qualifier between Scotland and Slovakia at Hampden Park on October 5, 2017...

But Morelos is a player who Gerrard could develop on the training ground over the years ahead, as he is still in the early stages of his career.

And Rangers should stick by Morelos, rather than accepting any trade deal Fenerbahce are planning to offer them.

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