Ally McCoist to leave Rangers and spend year on ‘gardening leave’ to serve out notice period at Ibrox
Rangers manager Ally McCoist is to serve the rest of his time as Rangers manager on "gardening leave", it has been revealed.
The Ibrox boss handed in his notice last week but said he intended to see out the year-long notice period built into his rolling contract, report the Daily Record.
Last night, however, it appeared that McCoist's time in charge of team affairs at Ibrox was over.
How the club has resolved the issue of paying off the former star striker, which appeared to be the stumbling block in dispensing with his services immediately, is not clear.
Rangers beat Livingston 2-0 at Ibrox yesterday in what seems to have been McCoist's last game in charge.
Next week, the Gers travel to Edinburgh to take on Hibs in a key Championship game. It is unlcear who will be in charge on the sidelines for that match.
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