Minute’s silence for Fernando Ricksen observed at Ibrox

first_imgThe banner read A Warrior Until The End, Rest Easy Fernando. The home side were awarded with a perfect opportunity with a penalty just ten minutes into the game.However captain James Tavernier fired his shot wide. A minute’s silence for former Rangers player Fernando Ricksen has been held before the club’s Europa League clash with Feyenoord.Ricksen, who played for Rangers for six years between 2000-2006, died on Wednesday after a long battle with Motor Neuron Disease.The minute’s silence was held prior to kick-off against the Dutch giants. SNSFans also payed tribute to their former captain, who also won 12 caps for Holland, with a banner in the crowd.last_img

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