Rangers have Fernando Ricksen tribute request accepted by UEFA ahead of Feyenoord match

A minute's silence in tribute to Fernando Ricksen will be held prior to Rangers' Europa League clash with Feyenoord on Thursday.

UEFA confirmed on Wednesday afternoon the request from the Ibrox side has been granted.

Rangers players will also wear black armbands in memory of the tragic Dutchman who bravely fought the disease for six years.

Ricksen died in the early hours of Wednesday morning in a hospice near Glasgow. He was only 43.

A UEFA spokesman...
source: Daily Record

2019-09-18 18:44
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