An Argentinian consortium has held further talks over a possible purchase of St Mirren along with former Rangers player and chief scout Neil Murray.
Rangers are fighting an attempt to force them to pay the £250,000 fine levied for the oldco Ibrox club's widespread use of undisclosed payments to players.
Terry Butcher has pulled out of the running for the Motherwell manager's job.
Dundee United chairman Stephen Thompson has described the £204,000 in compensation his club must pay Rangers for Charlie Telfer as "ridiculously prohibitive".
Sometimes, particularly when emotions are running high, people must be protected from themselves and that being the case Rangers supporters may now have the best possible man calling the shots at their club.