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  1. Jockstar

    Gerrard to Rangers?

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    Gerrard to Rangers?

    2.4K51 THE simple notion of signing for Steven Gerrard at Rangers had Nikola Katić scrambling to get to Scotland as quickly as he could to put pen to paper. The towering Croatian defender today signed a four year deal to become the fifth signing of the Gerrard era at Ibrox ahead of the players returning to training later this week. One of the first duties he performed after signing his contract was to chat exclusively to RangersTV, and he couldn’t hide his delight at joining the Light Blues. Speaking today in Hummel training wear, he explained: “It is a big pleasure to be here as this is one big club one of the biggest in Europe and in the world. It is good to be here and this is a big step for me. “He is a legend of football all over the world and I am glad to be here with him. “It’s a big club in a strong league. I can play in Europe and play in front of 50,000 fans at every home game. It’s wonderful and a really good step for me.” The prospect of playing in front of the Rangers support is something which greatly excites Katić, as is the idea of an Old Firm derby. CLICK TO WATCH KATIĆ’S FIRST RANGERS TV INTERVIEW HERE He also discussed the sort of player he sees himself as, and reckons that makes him ideally suited to playing in the Scottish game. “I am the sort of player who likes a duel,” he continued, “and in Scotland, the type of football I think is for me. There are a lot of long-balls and a lot of duels, and that is what I like. Rangers fans have a strong affinity with Croatian players, having adored the likes of Dado Prso and Nikica Jelavic in their spells here, and Katić knows he has work to do to keep that going. Aged just 21, Katić too has been capped at full-international level for Croatia, a team packed with top-talent, and he believes by moving to Ibrox, his chances of selection for that side increase. He said: “Sure. It will help me as Croatia has so many players at good clubs – Barcelona, Real Madrid, Liverpool – and it is hard to come from the Croatian league to play in the Croatian national team. “Everyone has said they [the former players] did a good job here, and now I have a job to hold that tradition here.” Now, Katić is desperate to get going, and added: “I want to train hard every day and help the team to get better results in every game, and to try and win the Scottish league and cup. “Rangers needs to be in with the top European clubs, and I will try with the other players to move this club to the top of European football.”
  3. Jockstar

    Tottenham Thread

    Maybe i should move back to London.
  4. Jockstar

    Gerrard to Rangers?

    7530 IBROX STADIUM will play host to two friendly matches against Bury and Wigan Athletic as Steven Gerrard fine-tunes his squad for the forthcoming season. Ahead of the club’s return to European football the following Thursday, Bury will visit Govan on Friday, July 6 with a 7.15pm kick-off. Then, before the Scottish Premiership kicks-off on the weekend of August 4, Wigan Athletic travel north to Ibrox on Sunday, July 29 with an 3pm kick-off. Gers haven’t played either side previously, but both will games will come at an important stage in the summer for Gerrard and his new-look team. Bury, who will start the new season in League Two having been relegated from League One, are managed by Ryan Lowe who still plays too having enjoyed a long career in England’s lower leagues. A number of players have played for both sides through the years, including Jon Daly, Nicky Clark, Gregg Wylde and David Healy. Their current squad features former Leeds United and Everton striker Jermaine Beckford, as well as ex-Aberdeen and Scotland-capped attacker Chris Maguire. Wigan, meanwhile will arrive at Ibrox as a Championship club having won League One last season, gathering a tremendous 98 points, while they also reached the quarter-finals of the FA Cup with an incredible 1-0 defeat of an exceptionally strong Manchester City side. They have recently signed former Gers man Kal Naismith for their upcoming campaign, while they also boast the famous Will Grigg, who netted a terrific 26 goals last season including the winner in the win over Man City. A number of players have been signed by Gers from the ‘Latics previously, including Lee McCulloch, James Tavernier and Martyn Waghorn. They are managed currently by Paul Cook, who also had a spell as a player at Wigan in the 1980s. Ticket information for both games will be confirmed in due course.
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    Gerrard to Rangers?

    There is money available.
  6. Jockstar

    Gerrard to Rangers?

    New era starts tomorrow.
  7. Jockstar

    THE England thread

    I look great in a kilt and i SHOULD manage our country.
  8. Jockstar

    THE England thread

    Apparently its still possible JaiDee has one for example. Probably depends on size etc etc
  9. Jockstar

    Glasgow Celtic

    Come on the Well!! Cant see Celtic losing this one. But you just never know.
  10. Jockstar

    Tottenham Thread

    Most Aussies follow rugby and AFL. However football is played by many and is growing. When i came here i played and coached for about 6 years before my son was born. I continued playing 5's every week before retiring through injury. But there is some truth in your statement. Alot of Aussies have no idea about football. Especially those over 50. But those younger tend to know alot more.
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    THE England thread

    I've asked in the mods forum.
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    THE England thread

    I dont think its possible anymore. Back in the day we could and i had several over the years.
  13. Jockstar

    Premier Prediction Comp

    Ok mate. Nice touch.
  14. Jockstar

    Gerrard to Rangers?

    All fair points HJ. Only time will tell though.
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    Gerrard to Rangers?

    Steven Gerrard: “These players will know very quickly what myself and my staff are about – and what we demand. “A lot of them will already know the demands of the club. But it’s very important, from the off, that they buy into what I’m trying to do here. And there are lots of areas where we need to improve. “Can I change a player’s mentality? I’ll try. But I need players who are willing to adapt, players who are going to believe in what we’re doing. “I’ve been around footballers for a long time. I’ll work out very quickly who fancies this challenge and who wants to come with me. “If there’s people who don’t fancy it and want to be somewhere else, good luck to them. “If you’re not a hungry footballer, you shouldn’t be at Rangers Football Club. It’s as simple as that. “I want a team that’s full of fight and passion. “I want players that are prepared to empty the tank, ones who are confident and can handle pressure. “I’ll assess them. Whether it’s a session, a day, a week or a month, I’ll work it out as quickly as I can. I want a squad of players who are focused on the future, not the past. “I want players who want to be with me on this journey. “Players who want to go and take the challenge to everyone in this league – and are willing to give it everything they’ve got. “That’s the simple message to them. And I’ll work out those people very quickly.” Next season can't come quick enough.
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