Kemar Roofe Rangers fitness latest ahead of RB Leipzig return leg at Ibrox

Kemar Roofe Rangers fitness latest ahead of RB Leipzig return leg at Ibrox

KEMAR ROOFE is profitable his health battle to return for Rangers in opposition to RB Leipzig on Thursday at Ibrox, based on stories.

The striker has been out by harm and missed the primary leg in addition to two home league matches.

Now the Scottish Sun report that Roofe has been given the inexperienced mild to return at Ibrox on Thursday evening and can function barring any late setbacks.

The Jamaican worldwide has been utilizing a hyperbaric oxygen chamber to hurry up his restoration, and he has responded positively.

Meanwhile, Giovanni van Bronckhorst has admitted that Rangers’ 1-1 draw with Celtic at Parkhead had realistically ended their cinch Premiership title hopes.

In a pulsating last Old Firm fixture of the season, the house aspect took the lead within the twentieth minute by Portuguese attacker Jota’s close-range end however Gers striker Fashion Sakala levelled within the 68th minute with a strong drive earlier than hitting the put up in a dramatic finale.

With simply three fixtures remaining, Celtic stay six factors clear and with a greater objective distinction of 19, a commanding lead which the Gers supervisor famous in his post-match Sky Sports interview.

Without conceding the title was positively misplaced, the Dutchman stated: “I believe solely a win as we speak would give us an opportunity to shut the hole much more.

“It’s nonetheless six factors with the objective distinction in favour of Celtic so it is going to be tougher after as we speak.

“As I stated earlier than the sport, we would have liked a win to shut the hole to 3 factors. We didn’t, we drew, however I couldn’t have requested for extra from my gamers, what they’ve given.

“Especially within the second half, we pushed actually exhausting to return again into the sport, which we did, and get good alternatives to win this recreation within the last 10 or 12 minutes.

“Definitely second half you noticed, after 60-65 minutes, we have been getting stronger and stronger.

“We did very properly in these moments, created nice possibilities, hit the put up. What are you able to ask for extra?

“The solely factor is we didn’t rating the large possibilities we had.

“We did the whole lot we might to win this recreation however ultimately we’re two factors quick.”

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