McKay has successful foot op
Rangers boss Ally McCoist is hopeful that Barrie McKay will make
a full recovery in the summer after a successful foot
The 18-year-old midfielder was ruled out for the season after
suffering a broken bone in his foot, but he is expected to be ready
for the next campaign after undergoing surgery in London.
McCoist said on Tuesday: “Barrie travelled down yesterday and
had surgery on the broken bone in his foot and we are satisfied
that he can now have a good break and be ready for the start of
Lewis Macleod has been absent from the side since January due to
knee ligament damage, but McCoist is optimistic that he will return
before the end of the season.
“Lewis is going to join us in training this week. He is a good
bit off from playing in any part of a game but it is really
encouraging,” he said.
“I would be delighted if he could get some action before the end
of the season for his own confidence.
“I would far rather he had action rather than coming back for
pre-season with maybe a little bit of uncertainty about going into
“So, in an ideal world, we can get him some game time and he can
go off on his holidays and come back fresh and ready to go.”