Jordan Rossiter determined to repay Rangers fans for their backing at Ibrox

Eros Grezda had a couple of chances to nab a late winner last night

McKenna said: "Fergie - no one will like me saying this - but I don't know how long we'll be able to hold on to him".

"The players look ready and raring to go", the former Liverpool captain said.

"Domestically they have been OK, they have had some hard games, they have had some games where they maybe should have won and didn't".

'The business I am in, it is cut throat, it is brutal. I'm looking forward to going up against them.

'You have to be blunt. Don't sign up for it, don't come here if you are not prepared to cope with that responsibility and pressure.

The Ibrox outfit are now faring well in Europe despite their 0-0 draw with Spartak Moscow last week.

And he wants to see evidence that they are hurting and eager to atone when they host second-placed Kilmarnock in the Ladbrokes Premiership on Wednesday night.

However, domestically they trail league leaders Hearts by eight points and Gerrard has issued another warning.

He said: "I am happy Andy is OK".

"I haven't had it (that kind of setback) and we haven't had it as a group, the fans haven't had it". We need to put things right as well for them.

"Only probably two or three people really played to their maximum today so you can't expect to beat a Steve Clarke or a Kilmarnock team, that is well drilled, when you only have two or three at it."

We've not had an Old Firm final for a good few years so it would have been incredible to be involved in that.

Other semi players like winger Scott Wright, 21, McKenna's centre-back partner Mikey Devlin, 25, and loanees James Wilson, 22, and Max Lowe, 21 - who was subbed on for Andy Considine - still have the majority of their football ahead of them.

Rangers will be bolstered up front for the game with the return of strikers Alfredo Morelos and Kyle Lafferty, who he added will "for sure" make up for some of what has been lacking in the final third.

"We were the first ones to it and got it clear".

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