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February 20, 2012
Posted by Douglas Cameron on 02/20/2012

A dystopian vision of the footballing future came into view for Rangers fans around the world this week. The appointment of administrators will in time allow the misdemeanours and excesses of the last two regimes to be laid bare. Tax evasion, fraud, a missing £24 million, money laundering… over the last week the more details that have emerged the less clear the nightmare has appeared.

February 14, 2012
Posted by Douglas Cameron on 02/14/2012

... except of course it is true. The grim reality of Rangers lodging the necessary documents to appoint administrators was greeted with dismay and shock by a large section of the Rangers support but it is difficult to understand why. No sooner had I drafted an article for this blog on where the blame lay and the possible implications of that event, the news breaks that HMRC had lodged papers seeking to force administration. On Tuesday afternoon, Rangers appointed an administrator.

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