Rangers midfielder John Lundstram has come beneath heavy criticism within the media after his disappointing efficiency within the membership’s final sport.
What’s new on John Lundstram and the Rangers?
Michael Beale’s facet hosted Dundee United at Ibrox on Saturday as they managed to select up one other three Scottish Premiership factors.
Certainly, the house facet secured victory because of a high-quality two-goal efficiency from Malik Tillman who scored as soon as in every half to information Rangers to a 2-0 win.
Regardless of the three factors, it seems to be like not everybody on the profitable squad was capable of impress with soccer author Anthony Onifade slamming Lundstram into the participant rankings for Ibrox Information.
He handed the midfielder a 4/10 whereas calling him ‘unlucky’ within the headline, writing: “No doubt the least environment friendly participant in Gers that day. He seemed snug in possession however his affect in his protection was non-existent.
“He did not win any of his 4 floor duels and was dribbled previous twice. Beale will need extra from his midfield.”
How unhealthy was Lundstram for Rangers in opposition to Dundee United?
Appears like Sky Sports activities man Joshua Barrie okay as a result of he additionally had harsh phrases for Lundstram in his personal participant rankings for Rangers Evaluation.
The reporter mentioned the 29-year-old “was responsible of inflicting turnovers” and likewise famous he may have been a bit extra environment friendly with the ball at his toes.
In full, Barrie defined: “Enjoying within the base of midfield, Lundstram tried to insert tempo however was responsible of inflicting turnovers. Moved deeper in factors to battle Fletcher and giving the full-backs extra freedom. May have used the ball higher.”
When watching on SofaScore, it is easy to see why each soccer writers remarked on how disappointing Lundstram was, as he receives the bottom score amongst Rangers starters (6.8). On high of that, he was dribbled previous twice (the most typical within the crew), misplaced the ball 10 occasions and gave away two fouls.
General, the midfielder – who earns £22,000 every week – seems to have gotten away with a time off, with Tillman’s objectives grabbing headlines.
But when Rangers are to do the unbelievable and catch Celtic, who’re six factors away from them within the standings, Lundstram might nicely should be significantly better of their subsequent outings.