Rangers boss McCoist says Sir David owed an apology

ALLY McCOIST today demanded an apology from those who have stuck the boot into Rangers in recent years.

Loading Comments
Share
Print
Ally McCoist says Sir David Murray is due an apology from 'certain people in high-up places ... in and out of the game'
Ally McCoist says Sir David Murray is due an apology from 'certain people in high-up places ... in and out of the game'

Former chairman Sir David Murray was last week vindicated in his use of the controversial EBT scheme as HMRC lost their court appeal and it was ruled that no tax was due on payments made to some players during his reign at Ibrox.

The use of EBTs and Rangers' financial problems saw a number of key figures in Scottish football hit out at the club and fans have called for the biggest names in our game to be taken to task.

McCoist said: "The one person I am delighted for is Sir David Murray. The amount of mud that was thrown at him has been incredible.

"He must have been bursting at times but it has now been proven that the club under his stewardship was not guilty of anything.

"I would say there are certain people I would hope David Murray would get some answers from in high-up places. In and out of the game.

"I would be very doubtful if David Murray would even get an apology from certain people.

"But it certainly leaves, at best, a very bad taste in my mouth and with a lot of people at Rangers when you think of what has happened.

"It needn't have happened. It's horrendous.

"I will never forget some of the things which have been said and done to our club by people who should have known better."

Football

Commenting & Moderation

We moderate all comments on Evening Times on either a pre-moderated or post-moderated basis. If you're a relatively new user then your comments will be reviewed before publication and if we know you well and trust you then your comments will be subject to moderation only if other users or the moderators believe you've broken the rules

Moderation is undertaken full-time 9am-6pm on weekdays, and on a part-time basis outwith those hours. Please be patient if your posts are not approved instantly.

171291

Have you got a story?

Contact the news desk on 0141 302 6520 or email news@eveningtimes.co.uk
Michelle McManus

Michelle McManus

Sussed in the City

What have you done to your face Renee Zellweger

Times Out

Entertainment

Lifestyle

TV Advert
Janice Bell

Janice Bell

You couldn’t make up half the stuff that happens to PA Janice Bell- some of the jams she gets herself into are worth a story or two.

Games news:

Putting the world to rights

Gail's Gab

The sight of wee dolphins choking to death on discarded supermarket bags helped me and I now use reusable shoppers

Cat’s Eyes on Glasgow

Cat’s Eyes on Glasgow

Cat Cubie’s job is to find and share with you the fabulous things the city has to offer, from gigs to gastro.