Lech Poznan v Rangers live stream, BT Sport, Thursday 10 December, 17.55pm GMT
Rangers will be looking to secure top spot in Group D of the Europa League when they face Lech Poznan on Thursday.
Steven Gerrard’s side have already booked their spot in the round of 32, having taken 11 points from their five matches to date. They currently have the edge on Benfica - who have amassed the same number of points - due to a superior head-to-head record, having scored three times in a draw in Lisbon compared to Benfica’s two goals in a draw in Glasgow. However, only a victory in Poland this week would guarantee first place for Rangers. A win for the Polish outfit is priced at 4/1 right now by Bet365.
The Gers were triumphant again at the weekend, thrashing Ross County 4-0 away from home to open up a 13-point lead at the top of the Scottish Premiership table. Even if Celtic win their two games in hand, they will still be seven points adrift of the summit. Even Gerrard himself could not have foreseen this level of dominance, with Rangers yet to taste defeat either in the Premiership or Europa League in 2020/21. The draw is on offer at odds of 10/3 at Betfair.
Lech Poznan’s hopes of making it through to the knockout stage were long since extinguished, but they will nevertheless be keen to end the group phase on a high. The Polish outfit have just three points to their name going into matchday six, but they did give Rangers a tough evening in the first meeting between these sides in October. Gerrard’s men won 1-0 at Ibrox that night and would no doubt settle for a repeat of that result here. A Rangers win is 4/6 with BetFred.
Long-term absentee Nikola Katic is hoping to return to action following an anterior cruciate ligament injury next month, which means he could be available for the knockout rounds. Rangers will also have to make do without the services of Jordan Jones and George Edmundson on Thursday night.
Kick-off is at 5.55pm GMT and the game is being shown on BT Sport 3 in the UK. See below for watching details where you are.
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