Rumour Mill: Rangers to unveil Caixinha next week | Celtic can end Ibrox title hopes | Unity is key for Hearts

Expect a new manager at Ibrox next week. Picture: John Devlin

Expect a new manager at Ibrox next week. Picture: John Devlin

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Rangers are confident of announcing Pedro Caixinha as their new boss next week, Celtic can officially end the Ibrox club’s title bid when the two sides meet and Ian Cathro has called everyone at Hearts to stick together.

Rangers to parade Caixinha next week

Rangers are hopeful of announcing Pedro Caixinha as their new boss next week ahead of the clash with Celtic away on 12 March. The Portuguese coach is the front-runner to succeed Mark Warburton but could cost £300,000 in compensation. He is currently in charge of Al-Gharafa in Qatar. (The Sun)

Ibrox target ready to take massive drop in wages to come to Scotland

Caixinha has been in talks with Rangers for over a week and is understood to have made a very favourable impression on the Ibrox hierarchy. It’s believed he would be prepared to take a massive drop in wages to come to Ibrox. (Daily Record)

Celtic can end Rangers’ title hopes when they meet next week

Celtic will have the chance to make it mathematically impossible for Rangers to win this season’s Ladbrokes Premiership title when the two sides meet at Celtic Park next Sunday. (The Scotsman)

Unity is key for Hearts

Hearts head coach Ian Cathro says the whole club must stick together if they are to get out of the current rut which has seen them lose three matches in eight days. Cathro has won just four of 15 matches since taking over from Robbie Neilson at Tynecastle. (Various)

Motherwell close in on new boss

Motherwell hope to appoint a new manager next week so he will be in place for the match against Aberdeen at Pittodrie on 11 March. Jim Duffy of Morton is favourite to succeed Mark McGhee but former players Owen Coyle, Simo Valakari and Lee McCulloch are also likely to be contenders. (Daily Mail)

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