Giovanni van Bronckhorst promises different Rangers against Sparta Prague - 'you will definitely see changes'
Giovanni van Bronckhorst has promised Rangers supporters they will notice a difference in the way their team plays against Sparta Prague at Ibrox on Thursday night.
Van Bronckhorst was at Hampden last Sunday to see the Scottish champions slump to a 3-1 defeat against Hibs in the Premier Sports Cup semi-final.
Although van Bronckhorst has only had two full days of training with the Rangers squad ahead of the crucial Europa League Group A clash with Sparta, he is confident he can make an early impression by implementing a fresh tactical approach.
“I have certain ways of playing against different systems. But you will see a team tomorrow in the system I like to play and what’s best to play against Sparta Prague.
“It will be a different system against Prague than it was against Hibs. There will be a different coach with different ideas and different ways of playing. You will definitely see some changes.
“It’s a very short time - only two days to train with the players. But I think they can already sense the things I want to change and what is needed to become successful again. Not only on the pitch but also the way we behave as a team and the way we have to be prepared mentally. You cannot do everything in two days. I need more time. But step by step, I’m sure the players will understand the way I work and the way I want to play.”
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