Mark Warburton's Ibrox side Glasgow Rangers are second in the Scottish Premiership.
Rangers were able to celebrate victory over their Glasgow rivals Celtic by winning in the Scottish Cup yesterday.
With a new front office and revamped roster, there's a great deal more optimism surrounding the Union as the 2016 season approaches.
Rangers beat Dumbarton 6-0 away from home on Saturday afternoon.
The Philadelphia Union skipper made 125 appearances for the Gers between 2008 and 2012.
US international Maurice Edu will be returning to MLS for good in 2015, according to reports.
Philadelphia Union head coach Jim Curtin hopes to have Stoke City loanee Maurice Edu back in 2015 to mark the likes of David Villa and Kaka.
On loan Stoke City midfielder Maurice Edu is open to a permanent move to the Philadelphia Union, but concedes the decision is out of his hands.
Mark Hughes appears to be very much on the lookout for players still, with Sunderland a club of interest to the Stoke boss.
The Potters secured the services of two players on Tuesday, and remain interested in others.