Rangers seek to capture Euro away-day formula | Scotland
Rangers seem to be okay when their mileage increases. Compare their results in domestic away games and the matches they play in mainland Europe and it is as if they find quality, composure and freedom the further they go from home, while being more likely to succumb to pressure and mistakes when they leave Ibrox but stay within Scotland.
There is some exaggeration in that. Actually Rangers do win a higher percentage of their domestic away games than their European ones, and they lose fewer of them, but the figures are so close that they are revealing. In 18 Europa League away games under Steven Gerrard they have been beaten only four times (22 per cent of the total) against Spartak Moscow, Rapid Vienna, Young