Mark Allen on Rangers delight at the addition of Davis

Mark Allen
YORK, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 09: Mark Allen reacts against Ronnie O'Sullivan during the final of the Betway UK Snooker Championship 2018 at Barbican on December 09, 2018 in York, England. (Photo by George Wood/Getty Images)

Rangers director of football Mark Allen has revealed everyone at the club is delighted at the addition of Steven Davis.

The Northern Ireland captain rejoined the Ibrox outfit on a six-month loan deal from Southampton.

Davis first signed for Rangers in January 2008 on loan from Fulham, winning the Scottish Cup and League Cup that season.

The 34-year-old  then joined on a permanent deal in the summer of 2008, spending a further four years with the Gers, winning three Scottish Premiership titles, two more League Cups, one Scottish Cup, as well as the 2010 PFA Player of the Year award.

Rangers director of football Mark Allen said, as quoted by stv: “Everyone at the club welcomes Steven back to Rangers.

EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND - MARCH 08: Alfredo Morelos of Rangers shoots at goal during the Ladbrokes Premiership match between Hibernian and Rangers at Easter Road on March 08, 2019 in Edinburgh, United Kingdom. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)

Gerrard wants to motivate his players

Rangers were kicked out after losing against Aberdeen in the Scottish Cup Quarterfinals and will only focus now on the league.

“He has been on our radar for some time and becomes the fourth transfer that we have confirmed this window already. We are delighted that he will be able to join his teammates and get started straight away.”

Rangers manager Steven Gerrard, also had this to say about the signing of Davis.

“Steven is yet another fantastic addition to our squad, we are delighted to welcome him back to the club,” he said.

“He is vastly experienced at both club and international level and knows the club, the fans and the demands that come with wearing the Rangers jersey very well.”