Rangers Include 25 Y/O PL Centre-back In Their Summer Plans: Can Gerrard Get His Man?

By thedroid

Recent reports claim that Rangers FC have taken a distinct interest in Brighton And Hove Albion defender, Connor Goldson. Steven Gerrard plans on bringing the 25-year-old to Ibrox in order to solidify the vulnerable backline.

Goldson has hardly received any playing time for the Seagulls this season due to the cemented starting berths of Shane Duffy and Lewis Dunk. He has long been a rotational option with just 11 appearances, which all could change if the Gers pick him up this summer.

Goldson had previously undergone a daunting heart surgery to fix an aortic swelling issue. The former Shrewsbury Town defender did make a miraculous recovery last December in the 1-0 Premier League win over Watford.

Goldson signed with Albion in the summer of 2015 on a 4-year deal and has totalled over 40 appearances for the side. He has been subjected to some games with the U23 side this campaign, all part of the rehabilitation process.

The Wolverhampton-born defender spent his primary years with Shrewsbury Town. It was at the New Meadow where he impressed the Brighton scouts after making 120 senior team appearances and scoring 8 in the process. Goldson was awarded his first professional mid-way through …read more