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Keeper McGregor passed fit to play for Rangers

Rangers keeper Allan McGregor is fit and available to play Sunday's crucial Old Firm derby. The 28-year-old was thought to be a doubt for the clash at Ibrox after being attacked following a night out last weekend.

The incident took place in the early hours of Sunday morning following a night out and left McGregor with a black eye. Smith confirmed the player would not be disciplined following the incident.

And, when asked if he was in the right frame of mind for such an important game, the Rangers boss replied: "I'm sure he will be."

He added: "It's not just happened to Allan McGregor in recent seasons, it's happened to quite a number, who are going out and about in places where they should know better than to go. "Hopefully that will be a lesson for him."

But Smith has no complaints about McGregor's contribution to the team on the pitch.

He added: "Allan McGregor is just like a lot of other goalies - terrific in the goal, they just seem a bit wayward elsewhere.

"That's the way he is. He is not the first player in the world to be like that.

"There's got to be something the matter with them to want to play in goals anyway.

"He has been excellent for us and that's something that we have to take into account as well."

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