Rangers want ex-England international Joleon Lescott - reports

Rangers are attempting to sign former England international Joleon Lescott, according to the Scottish Sun.

Joleon Lescott is currently at Aston Villa. Picture: Getty

The 34-year-old has a year left on his contract at Aston Villa but has been demoted to the reserves and is thought to be available on a free transfer.

Mark Warburton is interested in bringing the veteran to Ibrox as he looks to strengthen the Rangers defence.

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Lescott has 26 caps for England and was once the subject of a £22 million transfer when he moved from Everton to Manchester City.

Another ex-English Premier League centre back, Phillipe Senderos, is currently on trial with the club, while strike Joe Garner is close to arriving from Preston after a fee was agreed in principle.

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