Rangers 5-0 Hearts: Alfredo Morelos nets 25th goal of the season in Ibrox thumping
Rangers vs Hearts
3:00pm Sunday 1st December
Alfredo Morelos struck his 25th goal of the season as Rangers sailed beyond Hearts 5-0 in Ibrox.
Fresh from breaking two documents from Feyenoord in midweekthe Colombian has netted in each of his final 10 starts for Steven Gerrard’s side after nodding them .
Heal Greg Stewart struck at a late twice to around a merciless display after Morelos’ opener was followed with Ryan Kent’s strike and a Christophe Berra personal aim.
The victory meant Rangers kept stride with Celtic on peak of the table, compared to their bitter rivals off together with the Hoops. Themselves stay locked on the same points as bottom duo St Johnstone and St Mirren.
Through the 90 minutes, it was mostly one-way traffic involving the target of Joel Pereira.
Gerrard was miserable with referee Don Robertson’s decision not to award his side a penalty 10 minutes in when Jamie Walker shoved at the trunk Glen Kamara. As his team grabbed the lead, However, Gerrard was grinning 60 seconds later.
With Kamara working out the ball left the hosts refused to relent to the rear of that ineffective allure. The delivery of the Croatia left-back was about the cash and Morelos got between two defenders to bullet home with his mind.
He was unlucky not to grab a second on the off ice as Pereira made a block in point-blank variety and Hearts created their only opportunity of this first period in the 36th minute as Jamie Brandon drove into the by-line however Uche Ikeapzu could only fire wide to the stretch.
It was snuffed out since their lead doubled a second afterwards, if this half opportunity gave the Jambos expect.
Joe Aribo along with scott Arfield was brought back in by Gerrard and the former quantified a ball behind to its Charlton midfielder, who cut inside before serving the ball up on a plate for Kent to sweep home.
This next half’s launching quarter-hour saw the target that was Hearts live a charmed life.
However, the people can only stem the tide for a long time and found themselves three down.
James Tavernier is released by steven Davis down the right. Even the Rangers skipper was aiming for Morelos but Berra – aware the striker was behind him stuck out a leg and watched with horror as the ball.
It got worse for Hearts. First Sheyi Ojo robbed Aaron Hickey about the by-line before cutting to shoot. Pereira spared that effort however was helpless as substitute Stewart house.
Even the’keeper didn’t cover himself in glory five minutes because he let Stewart to go home as the ball squirmed through his grasp and over the line at the second attempt.