McAuley calls for more discipline from Rangers

first_imgRangers defender Gareth McAuley has urged his teammates to cut out indiscipline following their eighth sending off of the season against Aberdeen.McAuley believes the team will have to exert more self-control if they are to reduce the number of needless red cards.Rangers manager Steven Gerrard admitted he was ‘concerned’ by his players indiscipline and that it could derail their title ambition this season.McAuley insists the players owe it to each other and the fans to improve their discipline on the pitch.“People play on the edge, you have to play on the edge to be a winner – there’s no getting away from that,” he said, according to Daily Mail. “But you also have a responsibility to your team-mates to have some self-control.”“If you are in a situation when you are on a yellow card, you need to make sure you stay on the pitch for your team-mates.”Gareth McAuleyGareth McAuley reacts to winning MBE award of the year Henry Ikenna Ugwu – December 29, 2018 After winning the MBE award, Rangers center back Gareth McAuley is happy with the award and glad he won it before the end of…“We are not pointing fingers or anything like that. Yeah, it made it tougher when Alfredo went off. He plays on the edge and has won us games before. The biggest disappointment is that we now lose him for a couple of games.”“It is a good dressing room. It is well policed around the training ground and in the dressing room. We have spoken about it even when the manager wasn’t in the dressing room.”“So it has been touched on – but we need to nail that down because it could possibly cost us.”“The manager has put a marker down that we need to be better as a group.”“Playing with ten men, the number of times it has happened, can take its toll on the players – especially with the number of games some of the lads have played already.”“You lose important players for important games, you lose match winners for big games and that’s a frustration for all of us.”last_img

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