Article was published on The Set Pieces: http://thesetpieces.com/features/long-road-back-rangers/#ixzz3VKnx8NnE
On a brisk Spring day, Ibrox Stadium stood proud as the sun tried to break through the clouds. The symbolism was entirely appropriate. A giant of football slowly trying to work its way back to the top of their domestic game after years of decay and civil war. But is that civil war now coming to an end? Can everyone associated with the club erase the recent history from their memory and start again?
Rangers are a huge club, not only in Scotland, but also throughout the European game, but in the last four years, the supporters have been to hell and back. Unfortunately for them, the agenda has not been dominated by the football, it’s been dominated by off-field activities, administration, liquidation and the revolving boardroom door.