Rangers fans react on Twitter to Scottish Cup semi-final draw v Celtic
Rangers have been drawn against bitter rivals Celtic in the semi-final of the Scottish Cup – and Gers fans are absolutely buzzing about it.
The Old Firm giants will meet at Hampden next month for a place in the final after the draw at Ibrox on Sunday night set up the mouth-watering Hampden clash.
— Rangers Football Club (@RangersFC) March 4, 2018
Gers fans cant wait for the opportunity to put their rivals to the sword and take a step towards lifting their first major trophy since 2011.
Here are some of their comments on Twitter:
Bring them on! No fear. ????⚪️????
— Dave Marshall (@marshalldave38) March 4, 2018
‘A roar in the dressing room at the draw’ ????
— Ted (@NewcoTed) March 4, 2018
— ???????? (@1872RBK) March 4, 2018
— East Coast Bear ???????? (@hcloyal) March 4, 2018
Easiest semi we could have got.
— Allan (@AllanRFC_) March 4, 2018
— A Scottish Calvinist (@CalvinistJock) March 4, 2018
— anne forbes (@anneforbes13) March 4, 2018
The Glasgow giants will go head-to-head on the weekend of April 14th/15th at Hampden.
The Gers last lifted the trophy with a win over Falkirk in 2009 when Nacho Novo scored the only goal of the game.
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Murty’s side booked their place in the semi-final with a convincing 4-1 win over the Bairns thanks to Jason Cummings’ first-ever career hat-trick and an own goal from Falkirk captain Aaron Muirhead.
The winners will face the the winner of Motherwell v Kilmarnock or Aberdeen in the final for a shot at winning the oldest trophy in world football.
The two sides will go head-to-head next week in the Scottish Premiership in a match which will have huge ramifications on the destination of the title.