Steven Gerrard has picked his Rangers team to face Lyon in the Europa League.

Steven Gerrard names Rangers starting XI to face Lyon in Europa League opener

Rangers’ starting XI to face Lyon in the opening group match of the Europa League.

Thursday, 16th September 2021, 7:12 pm
Updated Thursday, 16th September 2021, 7:36 pm

Steven Gerrard’s Rangers sides have performed excellently in the Europa League since the former Liverpool legend took over at Ibrox.

They fell down at the final hurdle in his first season in a group where nobody gave them much of a chance. They then improved on that the following campaign with a place in the last 16, a feat they repeated last season before going out to Slavia Prague in an infamous match in Govan.

Tonight they begin their 2021/22 run after suffering the disappointment of missing out on the Champions League, and Gerrard’s men will know they’ll set themselves up nicely for the rest of the group stage if they’re able to get anything out of this game against a fearsome Lyon side.

The substitutes are: McCrorie, McLaughlin, Bassey, Patterson, Bacuna, Wright, Roofe, Kelly, Sakala, Arfield, McClelland

And the starting XI is...

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