Embarrassment and shame on and off the pitch for chaotic Rangers | Ewan Murray

The news that Rangers were found to have used employee benefit trusts to pay players came hard on the heels of one of the Ibrox club’s most humiliating nights

The rest of Scottish football will never tire from laughing at Rangers. If that seems harsh, it is the natural reaction from a phase led by Sir David Murray in which the Ibrox club made it their business to lord success and extravagant spending over all before them. Rangers’ largesse came at the cost of unpopularity; not that they cared one jot. Big business, too big for Scotland, heading for another stratosphere. Which indeed they were; just not in anything like the form Murray promised.

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