Rangers fans react to thrashing Celtic during Youth Cup game

A general view of Ibrox Stadium ahead of the Ladbrokes Scottish Premiership match between Rangers and Hibernian at Ibrox Stadium on August 12, 2017 in Glasgow, Scotland.

Ibrox side Glasgow Rangers destroyed Celtic in a Scottish Youth Cup clash today.

A general view of the stadium during the UEFA Europa League Group G match between Glasgow Rangers and FC Porto at Ibrox Park, Glasgow on Thursday 7th November 2019.

Celtic and Rangers' senior sides are neck and neck in the Scottish Premiership, but things aren't quite as close at youth level.

Both Old Firm giants are level on points in the league but the Hoops are above Steven Gerrard's side on goal difference - and even then there's only a single goal in it.

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But Rangers demonstrated how far they're ahead of Celtic's academy with a devastating 5-0 win in the Scottish Youth Cup earlier today.

Leon King got the rout underway, before Nathan Young-Coombes enhanced his reputation with a second for the Gers on the hour mark.

 

Celtic imploded from there and the Bhoys youngsters conceded three more in the final half-hour from Ross McCausland, Kai Kennedy and Ciaran Dickson late on.

Here's how Rangers fans reacted to the demolition:

Even Celtic fans agreed that it was unacceptable, regardless of what level it is. Here's how fans of the Parkhead club reacted:

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.

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