Report: Rangers have missed out on Michael Ruth

Image has been converted to B&W) A general view during the UEFA Europa League Qualifying Round match between Rangers and Shkupi at Ibrox Stadium on July 12, 2018 in Glasgow, Scotland.

Steven Gerrard’s Ibrox club Glasgow Rangers have reportedly missed out on Michael Ruth to Aberdeen.

General views of Ibrox Stadium during the Rangers v St Johnstone - Scottish League Cup Quarter-Final at Ibrox Stadium on October 28, 2014 in Glasgow, Scotland. Ibrox Stadium of Rangers

Glasgow Rangers were interested in bringing Michael Ruth to Ibrox in the summer transfer window, according to The Scottish Sun.

It has been reported that Ruth had a trial at Rangers in the summer of 2018 and played for the Gers in a tournament in Dusseldorf.

 

Rangers monitored the development of the 17-year-old centre-forward this season, and so did Aberdeen and Hibernian, according to the report.

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The Scottish Sun has claimed that Ruth is leaving Queen’s Park and joining Aberdeen, with a spokesman for the Scottish League Two club claiming that he is heading to the Pittodrie Stadium.

A general view of Ibrox Stadium is seen ahead of the EURO 2016 Qualifier match between Scotland and Georgia at Ibrox Stadium on October 11, 2014 in Glasgow, Scotland.

Missing out

Ruth is a very good centre-forward and has a bright future ahead of him, and Rangers will be a bit disappointed that the Gers have reportedly missed out on him.

However, given that he is only 17 years of age, Rangers can still land the forward in the coming years if he develops well at Aberdeen as he is expected to, and the Gers can then put him straight in the first team.

15th September 2018, Ibrox Stadium, Glasgow, Scotland; Ladbrokes Premiership football, Rangers versus Dundee; General view of Ibrox Stadium, home of Rangers

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