Bolton fans react to reports Rangers are in talks with Josh Magennis representatives over summer Ibrox transfer

A general view of Ibrox Stadium ahead of the Ladbrokes Scottish Premiership match between Rangers and Celtic at Ibrox Stadium on May 12, 2019 in Glasgow, Scotland.

Rangers are said to be in talks over with the striker about joining Steven Gerrard's Ibrox ranks.

Bolton Wanderers' Josh Magennis  during the Sky Bet Championship match between Nottingham Forest and Bolton Wanderers at City Ground on May 5, 2019 in Nottingham, England.

Rangers are in talks with Josh Magennis's representatives over a summer move to Ibrox, The Belfast Telegraph reports.

Magennis - who plays alongside the Rangers trio Steven Davis, Jordan Jones and Kyle Lafferty for Northern Ireland - is said to be in limbo at his current employers, Bolton Wanderers.

 

And according to The Belfast Telegraph, Rangers may be able to land the striker for free in the summer window.

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Bolton paid £400,000 to prise Magennis from Charlton Athletic a year ago, but the Welsh-born 28-year-old has only managed to score six goals in 45 games since then.

Bolton Wanderers fans protest outside the University of Bolton Stadium during the Sky Bet Championship match between Bolton Wanderers and West Bromwich Albion at Macron Stadium on January...

And it seems few Trotters fans would mind if Magennis left for Rangers - who are being warned against a move by some.

This is what they're saying on Twitter...

 

 

 

 

 

 

Magennis already has some experience of Scottish football, having played for Rangers' league rivals Aberdeen, Kilmarnock and St Mirren.

The former goalkeeper scored just 28 goals in 190 games in Scotland's top tier.

Is Magennis really that bad for Rangers?

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