Scottish Premiership: Supervisor Steven Gerrard targets extra glory after Rangers clinch title
‘It is rather tough to place into phrases proper now,’ Gerrard informed the membership’s web site after main Rangers to their first league title in a decade. ‘I am on an actual, emotional excessive and it has been a journey that isn’t completed.’
London: Steven Gerrard has his sights set on extra silverware with Rangers after main the membership to their first Scottish league title for 10 years.
The previous Liverpool and England midfielder celebrated his first managerial trophy on Sunday after Celtic’s goalless draw at Dundee United ended their probabilities of retaining the Premiership.
Gerrard’s males haven’t misplaced a single sport within the league of their profitable quest to finish Celtic’s record-equalling run of 9 consecutive Scottish league titles.
Rangers weren’t even within the high flight for 4 of these seasons after they have been demoted to the fourth tier following liquidation in 2012 attributable to monetary troubles.
“It is rather tough to place into phrases proper now,” Gerrard informed the membership’s web site. “I am on an actual, emotional excessive and it has been a journey that isn’t completed.
“There may be extra to come back and the subsequent factor for me, while you win, it’s all the time about what’s subsequent, and I’m so pleased with the gamers before everything — they’re a very powerful folks contained in the membership.”
The 40-year-old added that he needed his gamers to “maintain delivering” till the top of the season.
Rangers face Slavia Prague within the first leg of their Europa League last-16 tie on Thursday and they’re going to meet Cove Rangers within the third spherical of the Scottish Cup on 3 April.
After spending so lengthy within the shadow of bitter rivals Celtic, Rangers have been topped champions with six video games to spare.
1000’s of jubilant followers flouted the coronavirus lockdown to have fun in Glasgow on Sunday, prompting an offended response from Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon.
Rangers chairman Douglas Park hailed an “completely unbelievable” achievement, including on RangersTV: “We have achieved 55, we have gained the league. I could not be extra completely happy for the membership, the supporters and everybody.
“It has been a tough, onerous street getting there, however we have there and clearly we wish this to be the beginning of many.”
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