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Rangers fans react as Celtic-supporting Michael O'Halloran suffers injury

Prince Buaben  of Hearts is tackled by Michael O'Halloran of St Johnstone during the Ladbrokes Scottish Premiership match between Heart of Midlothian FC and St Johnstone FC at Tynecastle...

Celtic fan and former striker for Ibrox side Glasgow Rangers Michael O'Halloran suffered an injury today.

Michael O'Halloran of Rangers  during the Ladbrokes Scottish Premiership match between Rangers and Hamilton Academical at Ibrox Stadium on August 6, 2016 in Glasgow, Scotland.

Time is a great healer, but it doesn't look like Rangers fans have forgiven Michael O'Halloran for sitting with Celtic supporters at a Scottish Cup final last season.

O'Halloran, technically a Rangers player at the time, received a backlash after being photographed among Celtic fans at Hampden Park last May.


The 28-year-old, a boyhood Hoops supporter [Herald Scotland], left Ibrox for a stint in Australia a month later, but he is back in Scotland with St Johnstone following an injury-ravaged stint in the A-League.

But it looks like he might've picked up another injury today and, ironically, it came in a match against the light Blues' reserves at McDiarmid park.


O'Halloran, who managed just 78 minutes for Melbourne City in total, was replaced after 10 minutes for Saints in a game against Rangers youngsters today.

And some fans on the blue side of the Old Firm divide are mocking him on Twitter, following his Celtic past.

O'Halloran is yet to score in any of his five games for Saints since returning to his homeland, and has only managed one shot [ESPN].

Today's game ended 1-1.

Michael O'Halloran of Rangers is tackled by Carl McHugh of Motherwell during the Scottish League Cup First Round Group Stage match between Motherwell FC and Rangers FC at Fir Park on July...

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