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Controlled Zone Entries: Rangers at Hibs

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via Rangers Report | Lee Wallace, courtesy of RFC written by – Rangers Report Note:  For an explanation of this statistic, please read this introductory post. Player CZE Pos Res Success Rate Highlighted Team results James Tavernier 10 4 0.40 3 shots Jason Holt 8 5 0.63 shot ...

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Analytical Match Report: Hibs 2 Rangers 1

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via Rangers Report | courtesy of SNS written by – Rangers Report This aim of this Analytical Match Report is to enhance the analysis of Rangers performance by providing a variety of advanced stats from the game.  Explanations of these stats can be found in our tutorial ...

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On this day – October 31st

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via Rangers Today | Rangers’ record on this day – P: 21 W: 13 D: 1 L: 7 GD: +27 F: 51 A: 24 Win %: 61.90% Average Goals Scored P/M: 2.43, Conceded: 1.14   1874: 2 goals from John Campbell and 1 from… Continue Reading

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Rangers defender confirmed out on month-long loan

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via Four Lads Had A Dream | Rangers have today confirmed Academy product Craig Halkett, 20, has been farmed out on a month’s loan to Berwick Rangers, in a possibly surprising move given Rangers’ lack of overall defensive depth. Halkett, who has experience under Barry Ferguson’s ...

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Rangers confirm trialist won’t join

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via Four Lads Had A Dream | Rangers manager Mark Warburton today confirmed he has scrapped trialist Gai Assulin’s time at Murray Park and the former Barcelona, Man City and Real Mallorca attacker has now left Rangers with no contract being offered. The Israeli had been ...

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Familiarity Breeds Contempt: Hibernian v Rangers

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via GersNet - Match Analysis |   Eddie Turnbull’s Hibernian were a most attractive side to watch and contained several sublime players. For Example, Hibs had three players in the Scotland 22 man squad for the 1974 World Cup in West Germany. John Blackley, Erich Schaedler, ...

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Why Rangers haters hate free speech even more

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via Four Lads Had A Dream | As Bears know only too well, there is a somewhat dedicated ‘anti-Rangers’ sector within the ‘discredited press’. That is, writers, bloggers, and self-proclaimed ‘journalists’ who are unable to break into the mainstream press (not for the want of trying, ...

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On this day – October 30th

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via Rangers Today | Rangers’ record on this day – P: 21 W: 13 D: 3 L: 5 GD: +32 F: 54 A: 22 Win %: 61.90% Average Goals Scored P/M: 2.57, Conceded: 1.05 1875: Peter Campbell scores the only goal as Rangers beat… Continue Reading

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An advanced stats preview of Rangers at Hibs

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via Rangers Report | Jason Holt, courtesy of RFC written by – Rangers Report Rangers Hibs Expected Goals per game 2.05 1.65 Expected Goals against per game 0.61 0.73 Total Shots Ratio 0.72 0.64 Shots on Target Ratio 0.77 0.67 Shots per game 17.82 12.82 Shots against ...

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Rangers invite former Newcastle star to train

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via Four Lads Had A Dream | According to the Daily Mail, former Newcastle United midfielder Kevin Nolan has been invited by Mark Warburton to trial/train at Rangers. Nolan, a free agent, supposedly has offers on the table from a variety of suitors, including continental outfits, ...

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John Eustace latest injury setback

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via Four Lads Had A Dream | The increasingly saddening John Eustace saga appears to have taken yet another turn for the worse today with unconfirmed reports the former Derby anchor suffered a further injury breakdown in training at Murray Park. Following multiple setbacks since he ...

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A look at Hibs v Rangers

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via Rangers Today | Preview for Hibs match on 25th July Preview for Hibs match on 23rd August Rangers’ record v Hibs – P: 379 W: 216 D: 84 L: 79 GD: +325 F: 701 A: 376 Win %: 56.99% Average Goals Scored P/M:… Continue Reading

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On this day – October 29th

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via Rangers Today | Rangers; record on this day – P: 23 W: 14 D: 4 L: 5 GD: +19 F: 45 A: 26 Win %: 60.87% Average Goals Scored P/M: 1.96, Conceded: 1.13 1881: Rangers draw 0-0 with Nottingham Forest in a Friendly… Continue Reading

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Expected Goals Percentages for Scottish Championship

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via Rangers Report | Mark Warburton & David Weir, courtesy of SNS written by – Rangers Report Don’t tell me about heart,  an advanced stats analyst for Hockey Graphs, has recently been at the forefront of applying Expected Goals models to the NHL.  Having a hockey point of view on ...

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A look at how Controlled Zone Entries have affected Rangers performances

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via Rangers Report | Gedion Zelalem written by – Rangers Report If you’ve been a regular visitor to the site, you’ll notice one of the stats that I’ve been tracking is Controlled Zone Entries – which basically records which player is either bringing the ball into the final third or ...

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Rangers linked to midfield enforcer

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via Four Lads Had A Dream | Linked during the last transfer window along with a host of fellow Bees’ players, Brentford’s midfield enforcer Toumani Diagouraga has again been named within transfer circles in connection with Rangers. With manager Mark Warburton lacking a recognised defensive midfielder, ...

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Aggressive press hampers possession

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via GersNet - Match Analysis |   There were those that thought we were “off the pace”, and “our passing wasn’t as good as past games”, “ball retention” was suspect, and players were “missing in midfield.” All true. Most of these problems stemmed from the tactics ...

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On this day – October 28th

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via Rangers Today | Rangers’ record on this day – P: 29 W: 18 D: 6 L: 5 GD: +47 F: 74 A: 27 Win %: 62.07% Average Goals Scored P/M: 2.55, Conceded: 0.93   1876: The goalscorers remain unknown from Rangers’ 4-0 Friendly… Continue Reading

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Scottish Championship advanced stats leaders

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via Rangers Report | Martyn Waghorn written by – Rangers Report Throughout the 2015-16 season we hope to provide regular snapshots of which players are leading the way in the Scottish Championship in a variety of advanced statistics.  Quarterly, more in-depth leaderboards will be provided, for both ...

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Football Aid 2016 – Play for Rangers at Ibrox!

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via GersNet - Current Affairs |   Well now’s your chance as Rangers FC have once again joined forces with Football Aid – www.footballaid.com – (who are celebrating 15 years organising charity matches all over the UK!) to provide fans with the unique opportunity to create ...

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