Alex Rae reacts to Rangers progress and Andy King signing

A general view of the stadium ahead of the pre-season friendly between Glasgow Rangers and Blackburn Rovers at Ibrox Stadium on July 21, 2019 in Glasgow, Scotland.

Andy King has joined Steven Gerrard’s Glasgow Rangers on loan from Leicester City, while the Gers have progressed to the Europa League playoff round.

Alfredo Morelos of Rangers celebrates scoring his team's opening goal during the UEFA Europa League third round qualifying match between Rangers and Midtjylland at Ibrox Stadium on August...Alfredo Morelos of Rangers celebrates

Alex Rae has taken to Twitter to give his reaction to Rangers signing Andy King from Leicester City in the summer transfer window.

The former Rangers midfielder has also given his take on Steven Gerrard’s side progressing to the Europa League playoff round at the expense of FC Midtjylland.

On Thursday night, Rangers won the second leg of their Europa League Qualifying Third Round 3-1 at Ibrox to progress to the playoff round 7-3 on aggregate.

 

Also on Thursday night, the Gers secured the services of Wales international midfielder King on a season-long loan deal from Premier League outfit Leicester.

Former Ibrox midfielder Rae is pleased with Rangers’ result and the signing of King, while BBC Sport pundit and ex-Hibernian midfielder Michael Stewart hopes that the Gers progress to the group stage of the Europa League.

Andy King of Leicester City during the Rotherham United v Leicester City - Pre-Season Friendly  at New York Stadium on July 27th , 2019 in Rotherham, United Kingdom.

Good start to the season

Rangers have started the 2019-20 campaign strongly, as the Gers have won both of their Scottish Premiership games and are on the verge of progressing to the group stage of the Europa League for the second season in a row.

Andy King of Leicester City during the Rotherham United v Leicester City - Pre-Season Friendly  at New York Stadium on July 27th , 2019 in Rotherham, United Kingdom.

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