Rangers fans react as rival club's player taunts another member of Ibrox faithful on Twitter

Rangers fans celebrate at the final whistle as Rangers beat Celtic 1-0 during the Ladbrokes Scottish Premiership match between Rangers and Celtic at Ibrox Stadium on December 29, 2018 in...

The player won't face Steven Gerrard's Rangers at Ibrox next Saturday.

Rangers fans celebrate at the final whistle as Rangers beat Celtic 1-0 during the Ladbrokes Scottish Premiership match between Rangers and Celtic at Ibrox Stadium on December 29, 2018 in...

Some Rangers fans are responding to a rival Premiership club's player after he replied to another member of the Ibrox faithful with a Shaun of the Dead meme on Twitter.

That Rangers supporter had responded to an earlier tweet from the Hibernian winger, Martin Boyle, which confirmed another injury lay-off for the player who had surgery in January.

 

It read: "Hahahahaha right up ye", and has since been deleted.

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And while Boyle's reply - an apparent reference to the administration and liquidation of The Rangers Football Club plc seven years ago - drew a positive response from fans of his own club (and Celtic), it prompted the following, less amused, reaction from these Gers supporters.

 

 

@Scott1872__

Who the **** even are you

 

 

 

 

 

There is no love lost between Rangers and Hibernian, whose rivalry intensified during the clubs' spell in the second tier together.

Tensions boiled over during the 2016 Scottish Cup final, which was won by Hibs even though Rangers were promoted without them that season.

Jason Cummings of Hibernian is led from the pitch during the Scottish Cup Final between Rangers and Hibernian at Hampden Park on May 21, 2016 in Glasgow, Scotland.

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