The Ibrox club are known to have been on the lookout for a so-called ‘local’ coach to add to Caixinha’s backroom team, with the likes of Barry Ferguson and Alex Rae known to have held talks.
However, Thomson’s name comes as something of a surprise, but speaking as a pundit on BT Sport before this evening’s Premiership clash between Dundee and Aberdeen, the former Scotland international admitted he’s met with Caixinha:
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Since announcing his retirement from playing last year, Thomson has been building up his own training academy, whilst doing the odd spot of TV work.
But at the age of 32, does he lack the experience required to coach at a club like Rangers? Or could he bring a youthful and fresh approach to the Caixinha reign?
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