Uk news Rangers sent Scott Wright warning as Derek McInnes says other teams are waiting MetiNews.Com
MetiNews.Com - The Dons boss commended the Ibrox side but believes a deal has someway to go yet before it is completed.
Breaking News ! Determined Derek McInnes insists Aberdeen won't cash in on Scott Wright for less than their valuation even if he does agree a pre-contract with Rangers. The Dons boss commended the Ibrox side for how they stated their signing intentions but the 49-year-old admits his side won't be forced into a corner over a transfer agreement this month. Rangers are leading the race to sign the impending free agent who is able to talk to clubs after his big breakthrough season at Pittodrie. But the 23-year-old is expected to feature against Livingston on Wednesday despite the fervent speculation surrounding his future. Read More Related Articles Transfer news LIVE as Celtic and Rangers plus Aberdeen, Hearts and Hibs eye signings Aberdeen boss McInnes said: “In an ideal world, you’ll get a good offer for him from wherever, whether it’s Rangers or anyone else, and we move on and we get something in return for all our work with Scott. “He’s been with the club since he was eight and that would be the best-case scenario for everyone. “It’s the same with any of your players, particularly when you’ve got a player who is out of contract at the end of the season; it makes sense if we can try and get a good offer for him. “We’ll look at that, but at the same time he’s not a squad player, he’s a key player who’s been prominent in the team this season.
. “If we don’t get a good offer, then he remains part of the team to try and achieve what we want to achieve.”
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However, McInnes believes Rangers could face some competition for Wright's signature as he believes a clutch of clubs are lying in wait. He revealed last week that his gut feeling was the academy graduate would try his luck in English football before Steven Gerrard stated his intentions. He added: “I think there may be clubs interested in a pre-contract in the summer. “But, as far as I know, Rangers are the only club that may be prepared to do something in January at the minute. “They are the only club that has come forward to us.”
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