Tuesday September 27, 2011 Day 3 Finished Ibrox Stadium

Rangers 2 - 0 Kilmarnock

  • Jelavic 64’
  • Wylde 66’

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    Two goals in two second half minutes were enough to secure a 2-0 win for Rangers over Kilmarnock at Ibrox. More

  • Live Commentary

    Time:90'
    • Rangers
    • Kilmarnock
    • ' Full Time: Rangers 2-0 Kilmarnock (Jelavic 64, Wylde 66)
    • 90+1' Heffernan breaks through on goal but Whittaker gets back well to deny the Kille forward.
    • 90' 2 minutes added on.
    • 87' Rangers now looking to see out the remaining few minutes now.
    • 83' Double change for Kilmarnock as David Silva and Garry Hay replace Dean shiels and Rory McKeown.
    • 81' Rangers make their final change with Sasa Papac being replaced by Kirk Broadfoot.
    • 79' Fowler comes forward for Killie, trying to link up with Heffernan but the ball falls to Liam Kelly whose vicious shot flies past McGregor's goal, which had the keeper scrambling.
    • 77' Rangers fully in control now.
    • 77' Davis plays a one two with Jelavic to open up Kilmarnock's defence but Davis's shot is saved by Bell for a corner.
    • 76' Rangers also make a change as Lafferty makes way for Alejandro Bedoya.
    • 74' Gary Harkins coming off for Killie as James Dayton replaces him.
    • 74' The visitors plugging away here as Heffernan, Fisher and Shiels combine, but McGregor is able to claim the ball from Heffernan.
    • 72' Kilmarnock need to change something now if they want to get back into this.
    • 70' Kilmarnock came within inches of drawing level when Harkins hit the bar, unfortunately for them Rangers are quick on the counter attack.
    • 66' Edu broke for Rangers but the midfielder squared the ball to Wylde to tap into an empty net. Two quick goals for the Scottish champions.
    • 65' Gary Harkins heads against the bar for Kilmarnock but Rangers counter attack and Wylde taps in for Rangers.
    • 63' Rangers finally take their lead as the free kick is pulled back to Jelavic who side foots home from 12 yards into the corner giving Bell no chance.
    • 63' Substitution for Rangers as Lee Wallace replaces Juanma Ortiz.
    • 62' Rangers with plenty of possession at the moment, still unable to make their possession count.
    • 60' Rangers playing the ball around, probing the final third patiently and they almost get rewarded as Lafferty's point blank volley is blocked by Bell, I'm not sure he knew much about it though.
    • 56' Shiels goes into the book for a late foul on Wylde.
    • 56' Jelavic strikes it into the wall and cleared by the Killie defence.
    • 55' Free kick to Rangers 25 yards out.
    • 55' Jelavic into the box, he cuts it back to Wylde but yet again some great defending denies the Rangers man.
    • 54' Kilmarnock still resisting well to the waves of Rangers attacks.
    • 53' Ortiz crosses to the back post but Sissoko defends well to deny Lafferty who was waiting to pounce.
    • 51' All Rangers so far this half.
    • 50' Harkins comes forward for Killie but loses the ball. Rangers break but fail to create anything in the final third. Kilmarnock now defending deeper and deeper inside their own half.
    • 49' Ortiz goes into the book for a late foul on Sissoko.
    • 48' Rangers have come out quickly in the second half, putting their visitors under pressure from the off.
    • 47' Fisher picks up a yellow card for the pull back on Lafferty.
    • 47' Lafferty has his shirt pulled and a free kick is awarded to Rangers in a dangerous position. Davis stands over the ball, whose free kick is deflected wide off the wall for a corner.
    • 46' Kilmarnock get the second half started.
    • ' Kilmarnock will be delighted with the score at half time. However Rangers have grown as the half has gone on, can they hold out for another 45 minutes?
    • ' Half Time: Rangers 0-0 Kilmarnock
    • 45+1' 1 minute added on.
    • 45' Rangers applying sustained pressure now, can Kilmarnock hold out until half time.
    • 44' Jelavic almost finds the net but his header is cleared once again for a corner.
    • 43' Wylde with the corner, which finds Ortiz who chips the ball back in but Goian heads over.
    • 43' Rangers picking up the tempo, another corner here.
    • 42' Davis takes the corner but Jelavic heads way over the bar.
    • 41' Corner to Rangers.
    • 41' Rangers fans starting to get a bit frustrated with their sides first half display, as well as the referee's decision not to give them free kicks.
    • 40' Jelavic and Pascale disagree after Pascale brings down the Rangers forward but no free kick for the Ibrox side.
    • 38' Ortiz gets past his man but Fowler tracks the runner to deny the Spaniard to get a cross in.
    • 36' Rangers break but Davis wastes the chance as his through ball only finds Bell who comes out to collect with ease.
    • 35' Shiels flagged offside for Kilmarnock.
    • 32' Kilmarnock looking to play from the back but they need to keep their concentration as Rangers have looked threatening when Killie have made silly mistakes.
    • 31' Rangers yet to get going, Kilmarnock really frustrating their opponents here.
    • 30' Kelly finds Heffernan who shows great movement to break the Rangers defence but McGregor is on hand once again to deny the Kilmarnock forward.
    • 28' Shiels looks for Heffernan but the pass has too much on it and it runs through to McGregor in the Rangers goal.
    • 27' Jelavic almost takes advantage of a risky back pass but the striker can't get his effort on target.
    • 24' Kilmarnock with the majority of the possession so far. They need to be more ruthless in the final third to make it count though.
    • 23' Rangers go straight down the other end and earn a corner for themselves with Davis's corner being met by Goian but the defender's effort is never troubling Bell.
    • 22' Shiels take a corner short to Liam Kelly but his shot is blocked on the edge of the area.
    • 21' Papac has a great chance for Rangers but Cameron Bell does well to block the Rangers man's effort on goal.
    • 20' Rangers becoming frustrated as Killie are defending well, not allowing the Scottish Champions the chance to play their usual game.
    • 16' Sissoko moving the ball around nicely, Kilmarnock will be very happy with the start they have made.
    • 15' Jelavic almost latches on to a through ball but Kroca denies the Rangers striker.
    • 13' Steven Davis has a chance on the edge of the area but Kelly closes down the key midfielder quickly enough to prevent him getting a shot off.
    • 12' Harkins loses possession in midfield but thankfully Kelly retrieves the ball for the visitors who have made an encouraging start to the game.
    • 11' Fisher fires in a fierce shot from 30 yards which doesn't miss by much past McGregor's goal.
    • 10' Paul Heffernan fails to get his head to the ball from four yards out.
    • 8' Kilmarnock keeping the ball well with Sissoko pulling the strings in midfield early on.
    • 6' Kyle Lafferty goes down looking for a free kick but the referee waves away his appeal, with Kilmarnock looking to counter from winning the ball from the Northern Ireland international.
    • 5' Heffernan flagged offside for the visitors.
    • 3' Mohamadou Sissoko looks to link up with Dean Sheils and the pair earn another corner for Kilmarnock.
    • 2' Shiels knocks it out wide for Kilmarnock to Wylde who earns a corner for the visitors.
    • 1' Edu's attempted cross is blocked behind for a corner within the first minute for Rangers.
    • 1' Rangers get us on the way here at Ibrox
    • 19.40 Ally McCoist's side can go seven points clear at the top of the SPL tonight with a win, while Kilmarnock can move up to fourth with a win at Ibrox, kick off five minutes away.
    • 19.31 Kilmarnock name an unchanged squad after Saturday's 3-0 defeat at St. Mirren, Danny Bujis (hamstring) and Ryan O'Leary (knee) remain the only absentees.
    • 19.22 Steven Naismith begins his two match suspension after being punished for an elbow in Saturdays clash with Dunfermline, after the SFA examined video evidence.
    • 19.18 The last time these two sides met, Rangers ran out 5-0 winners as they clinched the title last season, including three goals in the opening five minutes, are we going to see another quick start tonight?
    • 19.16 Rangers: McGregor, Goian, Papac, Whittaker, Oritz, Bocanegra, Wylde, Edu, Davis, Jelavic, Lafferty... Subs: Alexander, Broadfoot, Wallace, Perry, Bedoya, McCabe, Healy // Kilmarnock: Bell, Fowler, Kroca, McKeown, Fisher, Sissoko, Kelly, Harkins, Shiels, Pascali, Heffernan... Subs: Jaakkola, Hay, Silva, Dayton, Panikvar, Racchi, Hutchinson
    • 19.13 Rangers will be looking to maintain their unbeaten record tonight as they take on Kilmarnock who haven't made a bad start themselves. Rangers have won 7 of their opening six fixtures, including a 4-2 win over fierce rivals Celtic.
    • - Welcome to our LIVE coverage of tonight's SPL clash at Ibrox. Kick-off is at 7.45pm UK time, but we'll be here from an hour beforehand with the latest team news and pre-match build-up.
  • Summary

    • ' Full Time: Rangers 2-0 Kilmarnock (Jelavic 64, Wylde 66)
    • 90+1' Heffernan breaks through on goal but Whittaker gets back well to deny the Kille forward.
    • 79' Fowler comes forward for Killie, trying to link up with Heffernan but the ball falls to Liam Kelly whose vicious shot flies past McGregor's goal, which had the keeper scrambling.
    • 77' Davis plays a one two with Jelavic to open up Kilmarnock's defence but Davis's shot is saved by Bell for a corner.
    • 65' Gary Harkins heads against the bar for Kilmarnock but Rangers counter attack and Wylde taps in for Rangers.
    • 63' Rangers finally take their lead as the free kick is pulled back to Jelavic who side foots home from 12 yards into the corner giving Bell no chance.
    • 60' Rangers playing the ball around, probing the final third patiently and they almost get rewarded as Lafferty's point blank volley is blocked by Bell, I'm not sure he knew much about it though.
    • 53' Ortiz crosses to the back post but Sissoko defends well to deny Lafferty who was waiting to pounce.
    • 47' Lafferty has his shirt pulled and a free kick is awarded to Rangers in a dangerous position. Davis stands over the ball, whose free kick is deflected wide off the wall for a corner.
    • 44' Jelavic almost finds the net but his header is cleared once again for a corner.
    • 30' Kelly finds Heffernan who shows great movement to break the Rangers defence but McGregor is on hand once again to deny the Kilmarnock forward.
    • 21' Papac has a great chance for Rangers but Cameron Bell does well to block the Rangers man's effort on goal.
    • 11' Fisher fires in a fierce shot from 30 yards which doesn't miss by much past McGregor's goal.
    • 19.16 Rangers: McGregor, Goian, Papac, Whittaker, Oritz, Bocanegra, Wylde, Edu, Davis, Jelavic, Lafferty... Subs: Alexander, Broadfoot, Wallace, Perry, Bedoya, McCabe, Healy // Kilmarnock: Bell, Fowler, Kroca, McKeown, Fisher, Sissoko, Kelly, Harkins, Shiels, Pascali, Heffernan... Subs: Jaakkola, Hay, Silva, Dayton, Panikvar, Racchi, Hutchinson

Team Line-up & Ratings

  • Line-up

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    • Player Y! Users Expert My Rating
      Goalkeeper
      7.4 7
      Defenders
      7.3 7
      7.3 8
      7.9 7
      Substitution Out83′ 7.6 7
      Midfielders
      7.9 7
      7.6 9
      Yellow Card Substitution Out63′ 6.9 7
      Goal 7.8 8
      Strikers
      Goal 8 7
      Substitution Out75′ 7.4 7
      Subs
      Substitution In83′ 4.4 -
      Substitution In63′ 8.9 7
      Substitution In75′ 9 6
    • Player Y! Users Expert My Rating
      Goalkeeper
      7.7 8
      Defenders
      Yellow Card 6.3 7
      7 9
      6.7 8
      Substitution Out82′ 6.4 7
      Midfielders
      6 7
      Yellow Card Substitution Out82′ 6.7 7
      6.6 7
      Yellow Card 6.6 7
      Strikers
      Substitution Out74′ 6.4 7
      6.9 8
      Subs
      Substitution In74′ 3.5 6
      Substitution In82′ 3.5 -
      Substitution In82′ 5 -

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