Alex Rae and Tony Watt react to Rangers defeat

Rangers' players pose before the UEFA Europa League group G football match between FC Spartak Moscow and Rangers FC in Moscow on November 8, 2018. (Photo by Alexander NEMENOV

Steven Gerrard’s Ibrox Glasgow Rangers have lost in the Europa League this evening.

Rangers' English manager Steven Gerrard shouts instructions to his players from the sideline during the UEFA Europa League group G football match between FC Spartak Moscow and Rangers FC...Rangers manager Steven Gerrard

Former Celtic forward Tony Watt has taken to Twitter to give his reaction to the defeat for Steven Gerrard’s Glasgow Rangers this evening.

Rangers have suffered a 4-3 defeat at the hands of Spartak Moscow away from home in Russia in the Europa League Group G.

The Ibrox club were 3-2 at half time, but a poor defensive display in the second period saw Rangers go down 4-3 in the end.

 

Former Celtic forward Tony Watt was following the match, and the 24-year-old St Johnstone man taken to Twitter to give his reaction to the final result.

Alex Rae was also following the match, and the former Rangers midfielder has criticised the defending from the Gers.

Rae, though, has praised Rangers goalkeeper Allan McGregor for his performance.

Rangers' Scottish goalkeeper Allan McGregor concedes a goal during the UEFA Europa League group G football match between FC Spartak Moscow and Rangers FC in Moscow on November 8, 2018. (...

Over the course of the 90 minutes at Stadion Spartak in Moscow on Thursday evening, hosts Spartak had 58% of the possession, took 19 shots of which seven were on target, and earned nine corners, according to BBC Sport.

Visitors Rangers had 42% of the possession, took eight shots of which three were on target, and earned six corners, according to BBC Sport.

Rangers' Scottish goalkeeper Allan McGregor concedes a goal during the UEFA Europa League group G football match between FC Spartak Moscow and Rangers FC in Moscow on November 8, 2018. (...

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