18.2 C
New York
October 16, 2018
Rangers 3-1 Hearts: Kent, Morelos & Arfield score for Steven Gerrard's side
Top Stories

Rangers 3-1 Hearts: Kent, Morelos & Arfield score for Steven Gerrard’s side


Rangers striker Alfredo Morelos created his side’s opening goal and converted the second as they surged to victory

Rangers displayed their ruthless streak as they inflicted Scottish Premiership leaders Hearts’ first defeat in 13 games this season.

Steven Gerrard’s side, who move up to sixth place in the division, were ahead after three minutes through Ryan Kent.

Hearts’ defence was breached again before the break, as Alfredo Morelos and Scott Arfield scored.

Michael Smith was sent off for the visitors after the break, before Jimmy Dunne pulled a goal back with a header.

Hearts had made their best start to a season since 2005/06, but had no answer to the confidence and assertiveness of Rangers team that beat Rapid Vienna in the Europa League group stage on Thursday.

Gerrard’s side continue to be commanding at home, with the win over Hearts being their 10th game unbeaten at Ibrox this season in all competitions.





Source BBC News

Related posts

An online decency moderator’s advice: Blur your eyes

12news

Novichok attack: Russia scorn for UK’s ‘cheap soap opera’

12news

Premier League: Liverpool and Man City cruise to wins, Man Utd draw

12news

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More