Uk news Rangers boss Steven Gerrard 'can't work out' Alfredo Morelos sub reaction MetiNews.Com
MetiNews.Com - The Colombia international threw his gloves off after being hooked during the 4-0 win over Aberdeen.
Breaking News ! Rangers manager Steven Gerrard saluted his side's 4-0 thumping over Aberdeen but admits he was surprised Alfredo Morelos did not share in his joy. The Colombia international chucked his gloves to the floor in frustration after being replaced by Jermain Defoe midway through the second half as Rangers moved 11 points clear at the Premiership summit. Ryan Kent, Kemar Roofe, Scott Arfield and a James Tavernier were all on target ahead as Gerrard's side made it look easy. Morelos was taken off with Thursday's Europa League clash against Benfica in mind. But he did not look happy to be substituted. Rangers FC Gerrard salutes 'relentless' Rangers Rangers 4 Aberdeen 0 - 3 talking points Gerrard serves title reminder Patterson out for two weeks "Does he ever?" Gerrard said. "I can't work it out. We're 4-0 up, he's played well, his team-mate is about to come on, we've got a big game on Thursday. "I don't know, you'll have to ask Alfredo why he was a bit sad. I wasn't sad, I was very happy." But the Rangers boss admits the overall of his side's display pleased him as they gave themselves real breathing space at the top of the table. Gerrard added: "I'm very pleased that we kept our level for 90 minutes. We could have scored even more goals, another clean sheet as well so there were a lot of positives. Rangers vs Aberdeen In Pictures View gallery "With the international break, you have players here, there and everywhere.
. "We played some incredible stuff again. Some of our movement in the final third was exceptional. We are showing that relentlessness and really executing when we get in the right places. "We were strong from start to finish and I managed to make five changes and look after people who have been doing a lot of travel. As far as I'm concerned, I'm extremely happy."
Steven Gerrard salutes 'relentless' Rangers but refuses to revel in the eye-popping numbers behind title push
Rangers extended their lead over Celtic following the champions' draw with Hibernian on Saturday. "I look at the league table every time we play," Gerrard said. "I'm not going to deny that. But I've never known a manager to get carried away in November. "There is a lot of football to be played, a lot of challenges, a lot of big hurdles to get over. But I won't deny I'm happy. I'd much rather be where we are of course. But stay humble."
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