The Nigeria and the South Africa internationals had been on parade for his or her respective golf equipment at Sinobo Stadium
Peter Olayinka supplied an help whereas Joe Aribo and Bongani Zungu featured as Rangers performed out a 1-1 draw in opposition to Slavia Prague within the first leg spherical of 16 of the Europa League sport on Thursday evening.
Aribo and Zungu just lately helped the Gers secured their 55th Scottish Premiership title final weekend after Celtic’s draw in opposition to Dundee United.
Nigeria worldwide, Aribo, was handed his fifth begin within the European competitors and gave account of himself within the encounter.
His compatriot Leon Balogun was not listed for the outing whereas Zungu made a cameo look as a second-half substitute.
Slavia Prague hit the bottom operating within the encounter as Nigeria’s Olayinka arrange Nicolae Stanciu to open the scoring with a high-quality strike from outdoors the field.
Rangers then levelled proceedings within the 36th minute when Filip Helander discovered the again of the web after benefitting from Ianis Hagi’s help.
Seven minutes earlier than the half-time break, Olayinka tried to arrange a teammate with a high-quality header however his move was intercepted.
After the restart, Rangers pushed for a profitable aim and supervisor Steven Gerrard made a couple of adjustments in an effort to safe three factors at Sinobo Stadium.
The English tactician changed Aribo with Kemar Roofe whereas South Africa worldwide Zungu was introduced on for Glen Kamara within the 88th minute.
Slavia Prague, nonetheless, pissed off the Gers efforts to make sure the scoreline was stored at 1-1 on the finish of the encounter.
Olayinka featured for 46 minutes in his 30th look for the Crimson and Whites throughout all competitions this season earlier than making manner for Lukas Masopust.
Aribo has performed 33 video games for Rangers within the present marketing campaign, scoring seven objectives and offering 4 assists whereas Zungu has made 19 appearances.
Aribo, Zungu and Olayinka will hope to make key contributions for his or her respective golf equipment within the second leg of the Europa sport on March 18.
Earlier than the European match, Slavia Prague will tackle Mlada Boleslav in a Czech First League sport on March 14.