RANGERS' playing squad and management last night finalised an agreement to take substantial wage cuts until the end of the season in a bid to stave off the increasing threat of compulsory redundancies.
Rangers' highest-earning players were last night in an stalemate with the club's administrators, Duff & Phelps, over a deal to spare redundancies at the club.
'The mood," said Kyle Bartley, "is pretty bleak." The defender was driving out of Murray Park early yesterday afternoon, and spoke only briefly through the opened window of his car.
ALLY McCoist does not have enough money, he doesn't have enough players, and he doesn't have enough time to get all of his best men fit again when he needs them most.
James Forrest has reassured Celtic that he will put the club's needs before his interest in playing for Team GB at the Olympics.