A major residential development could be built on a match-day car park owned by Rangers if approved by city planners. 

Plans would see 160 flat built on the parking lot owned by Rangers Football Club in Edminston Drive. 

HeraldScotland: Merchant Homes PartnershipsMerchant Homes Partnerships Merchant Homes Partnerships want to see two four-storey buildings which would be built around a large courtyard. 

A pre-application consultation document found that resident in the area were divided by the plans. 

One resident complained the flats would be a "complete eyesore" but others thought it would be an improvement in the area. 

However, a number of residents raised concerns about the loss of car parking spaces. 

The plans would see at least 450 spaces kept for parking. 

HeraldScotland: Merchant Homes PartnershipsMerchant Homes Partnerships

The flat design has sought to preserve and match that of the area, with the brick colour matching the Ibrox stadium.

A design document attached to the application adds: "Our ambition for the Albion site is to create a residential development that is both sympathetic to and celebratory of, the history of the area."

The application is still pending consideration by Glasgow planners.