Rangers boss Steven Gerrard is in quarantine and will miss the Europa League play-off second against Alashkert on Thursday. After the club has confirmed the outbreak of COVID-19.
In addition, team captain James Tarvernier, Ryan Kent, Scott Wright, Calvin Bassey and goalkeepers Allan McGregor and Jon McLaughlin were also absent. They travel to Armenia for Thursday’s second leg, with Rangers winning the opening game 1-0.
Rangers are scheduled to face Celtic in the first Old Firm derby of the season on Sunday.
The squad arrived at Glasgow Airport on Wednesday with three coaches, including right-hand man Gary McAllister. The big lead is expected for Thursday’s game.
Among the players in the traveling group were Leon Balogun, Philip Helander, Borna Barisic, Joe Aribo, Cedric Itten, Alfredo. Morelos, Connor Goldson, Nathan Peterson, Steven Davis, Glen Kamara, Scott Arfield and Yanis