Bates left Rangers in the summer to join German side Hamburg.
Queens Park Rangers won against Brentford in the Championship on Saturday.
Steven Gerrard’s Ibrox club Glasgow Rangers drew with Villarreal, with Gers duo Scott Arfield and Kyle Lafferty scoring.
Steven Gerrard’s Ibrox club Glasgow Rangers won against Kilmarnock, with Gers goalkeeper Wes Foderingham starring.
Rangers appointed Pedro Caixinha instead of Alex McLeish in 2017.
Peter Lovenkrands has been appointed a coach of Rangers' reserve team.
Glasgow Rangers are reportedly keen to bring James Collins to Ibrox this summer with his contract expiring.
Veteran defender Hill is set to retire after a season with Rangers during 2016-17.
Ibrox side Glasgow Rangers have already made alterations to their coaching team since Steven Gerrard came in.
Liverpool legend Steven Gerrard has been linked with the Rangers managerial role.