Steven Gerrard “very pleased” for Alfredo Morelos after record-equalling goal

    The Colombian scored his 21st European goal in the 1-0 win over Lech Poznan, drawing him level with Ally McCoist.

    Rangers manager Steven Gerrard hailed Alfredo Morelos after the Colombian equated to the club’s European goalscoring record to make a 1-0 win over Lech Poznan

    Morelos strongly headed home a Borna Barisic cross in the 68th minute at Ibrox to record his 21st goal for Rangers in European competition, drawing him level with Ally McCoist

    Gerrard stated: “It’s wonderful for him from an individual perspective. He deserves it, he has scored some real big crucial goals in Europe for us. I’m

    “Ally’s a legend of the club, he has been here and done it, got the T-shirt. The challenge for Alfredo is: can he build on all his goals and help his team to become successful come the end of the season?”

    happy first for Morelos It was a bench in 7 win, who had actually been left on the in the weekend over Livingston and saw start Kemar Roofe can be found in to ahead of him as starting Jermain Defoe

    left the game line-up.just The 24-year-old burst into the after in figured out style in the 62nd minute and threatened goal prior to and

    “Listen, Alfredo hasn’t been dropped,” Gerrard his has.appearances stated. “For me it was attempting to take him out to refresh him up and attempt to get that stimulate he

    perhaps been missing out on in the last number of” He back played a great deal of of think, come

    from Colombia with a little jet lag. I good it was required.round” We

    “Hopefully that will be the catalyst for Alfredo to go on and score some more goals for us.”

    required to get Kemar moving and get a points 60 (minutes) into his legs. It’s positives all games in the forward positions.Group Poznan provided a hazard and aspiration moving forward however Rangers taped a 5th successive tidy sheet to sit level on 6

    Gerrard with Benfica

    2 half in play D.more stated: “I more than happy with the efficiency. I believed it was strong, expert,” At find- time we were actually pleased with a great deal of the

    however we desired a bit more in the win for 3rd, that little magic, quality to

    “The goal was fantastic – the cross was top, top class.”

    an advancement.(*)” We informed them to think in themselves a bit(*) It’s a great (*) us.(*)

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