Cole to debut for Rangers

Darren Cole has been handed a surprise first-team debut for Rangers in tonight’s final Champions League Group C clash with Bursaspor in the Bursa Ataturk stadium.

Darren Cole has been handed a surprise first-team debut for Rangers in tonight’s final Champions League Group C clash with Bursaspor in the Bursa Ataturk stadium.

The 18-year-old defender is in at right-back in a five-man Light Blues rearguard which sees Madjid Bougherra back after the Algeria international recovered from his hamstring injury.

Allan McGregor is named in goal with David Weir and Steven Whittaker alongside Bougherra in the centre of defence and Richard Foster on the left.

Lee McCulloch partners 19-year-old Kyle Hutton in the centre of midfield with Steven Davis and Steven Naismith playing on the flanks and Kenny Miller starting as lone striker.

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