The humiliating result was wrapped up in the opening half as Martin Boyle’s brilliant 38-minute hat-trick stunned Rangers at Hampden Park. With Scott Arfield bagging a consolation goal for the Gers.
Indeed, it was a performance to forget for Rangers, with new manager Giovanni van Bronckhorst, who starts work today, watching on from the stands.
With Arfield scoring the sole goal for Rangers, the Canadian international was quick to address the result post-match. With the midfielder speaking to the club’s official media channel to discuss the result.
The former Burnley star, who earns a reported £16,000-a-week, was quick to admit that Rangers played poorly against Hibernian. And supporters of the Glaswegian side loved the footage of Arfield.
The Scottish-born ace didn’t sugarcoat the result. With Rangers now out of a competition that could Gerrard was unable to win last season.
Rangers fans laud Arfield’s honesty after Hibernian loss
As you would expect, Rangers supporters on social media loved what Arfield had to say post-match about their 3-1 loss to Hibernian.
Here’s what some Rangers fans had to say about Arfield’s analysis of their defeat to Hibernian on Twitter…
Even in defeat this man knows what it means 💙 https://t.co/BF0ZSLsqfE— Van Rab 🇳🇱 (@RobbieBaird98) November 21, 2021
Fair play to arfield, no point in trying to sugar coat it https://t.co/QJiRz7rTKp— dougie (@dougie_rfc) November 21, 2021
Well said, one of the only ones that deserves pass marks 👍🏻 https://t.co/dbVgzYxJeu— REIDDYY! (@_ReidFisher) November 21, 2021
One of a few that turned up. https://t.co/2xe7cEHVgm— Mr Calder (@cccammy1) November 21, 2021
That is a man who understands what it means to play for this club. Best man on the park and a spot on interview https://t.co/AEhkudiiCV— Josh Van Bronckhorst 🇬🇧🇳🇱 (@Joshuafry2310) November 21, 2021
Always been a big fan of Scotty & this shows the type of guy he truly is. Well said sir! https://t.co/B316VVFjd9— Joanne Wright (@joanneawright) November 21, 2021