Three reasons why Rangers will close the gap on Celtic next season

Rangers are currently a massive 35 points behind Celtic and there’s every chance that gap widens between now and the end of the season. To say it’s been a year of missed opportunity for the Gers is an understatement. Many supporters were hoping they’d have a much better showing after their promotion from the Scottish Championship.

A series of poor results under Mark Warburton eventually brought his situation at the club to a head, as he left in acrimonious circumstances.

Since then results have been mixed for Pedro Caixinha but they are unbeaten and also have the chance to still land some major silverware this season in the form of the Scottish Cup.

One of Caixinha’s key tasks over the next 12 months will be closing this 35 point gap to Celtic and while it may be a stretch to say they can do anything like win a league title next season, at the very leasts that gap can be cut significantly.

Here are three reasons why…