Last month, we put the question to ChatGPT of who the best players to play for Rangers were during the club’s most successful ever decade was in the 1990’s.
Now, we’ve back to the AI system to gauge its opinion on a another Ibrox-related conundrum – that being who the best non-Scottish players were.
The club had always been known for having a high calibre of non-home grown players in their squad, stemming from the Graeme Souness reign when Rangers could field some of the top English talent of the time including Chris Woods, Mark Walters and Mark Hateley.
With UEFA scrapping restrictions on foreign players in 1996, it allowed for an even greater influx of talent from the continents on make their way to Ibrox and show exactly what they could do.
As a result, it is something that many a fan would find difficult to get them into a Top 10 list, so let’s see what ChatGPT has come up with. For this list, foreign is described as any players not from Scotland.
1. Brian Laudrup
Laudrup is often regarded as one of the greatest foreign players to have played for Rangers. His skill, flair, and ability to score crucial goals made him a fan favorite. He played a pivotal role in Rangers’ successes during the 1990s.
2. Paul Gascoigne
While Gascoigne was English, his impact on Rangers was immense. His creativity, vision, and charismatic personality made him an iconic figure at the club. His time at Rangers is remembered for his memorable performances and his role in helping the team win trophies.
3. Giovanni Van Bronckhorst
Van Bronckhorst was an exceptional midfielder who played a key role in Rangers’ midfield during his time at the club. His passing ability, work rate, and leadership made him an integral part of the team.
4. Arthur Numan
Numan was a reliable left-back who brought defensive stability to Rangers. His solid performances and contributions to both defense and attack made him a respected figure at the club.
5. Carlos Cuellar
Cuéllar’s defensive prowess and composed style of play made him a standout center-back for Rangers. He formed a strong partnership in the defense and contributed significantly to the team’s success.
6. Mikel Arteta
Arteta’s skill, vision, and ability to control the midfield were highly regarded during his time at Rangers. He showcased his creative ability and played an important role in the team.
7. Jorg Albertz
Known as “The Hammer,” Albertz was famous for his powerful shots and ability to score from distance. He became a cult hero among Rangers fans for his striking ability.
8. Ronald de Boer
De Boer’s versatility allowed him to play in various positions across midfield and attack. His technical ability and football intelligence contributed to the team’s performances.
9. Claudio Reyna
Reyna’s leadership, work ethic, and versatility made him a valuable presence in Rangers’ midfield. He was known for his ability to control the game and provide defensive cover.
10. Maurice Edu
Edu’s contributions in midfield added balance and stability to the team. His defensive work and ability to break up opponents’ attacks were important to Rangers’ play.
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