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Wes Foderingham praises Allan McGregor’s Rangers displays

Wes Foderingham of Rangers during the Scottish Cup Semi Final between Rangers and Celtic at Hampden Park on April 15, 2018 in Glasgow, Scotland.

Rangers are preparing for their cup match against Ayr United on Wednesday.

Wes Foderingham of Rangers during the Scottish Cup Semi Final between Rangers and Celtic at Hampden Park on April 15, 2018 in Glasgow, Scotland.

Wes Foderingham has explained that teammate Allan McGregor has been in brilliant form this season since he re-joined the Scottish giants and that he wants to seize his moment when it comes around.

The two goalkeepers are in direct competition for the number one position this campaign and it’s the latter who currently holds the advantage.

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McGregor, 36, has all the experience under his belt and has been a colossus in goal since the move back to Ibrox.

The Scotland international has particularly excelled during the run in Europe so far and has kept his team in matches on numerous occasions.

Foderingham has had to watch on from the sidelines for the majority of time so far, but that didn’t prevent him praising the teammate that is keeping him out of Steven Gerrard’s starting XI.

Allan McGregor of Rangers reacts during the UEFA Europa League group G match between Villarreal CF and Rangers at Estadio de la Ceramica on September 20, 2018 in Vila-real, Spain

Foderingham has featured just twice so far this season and will hope he gets the opportunity to play in the Scottish League Cup quarter-final at home to Ayr United on Wednesday.

The 27-year-old has been the first-choice goalkeeper for the Light Blues during the last three consecutive seasons, but is now having to be patient for his opportunities and will be learning from McGregor behind the scenes.

Allan McGregor of Rangers arrives at the stadium prior to the Scottish Premier League match between Motherwell and Rangers at Fir Park on August 26, 2018 in Motherwell, Scotland.

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