Ross Wilson seems to be pondering forward to subsequent season already as Glasgow Rangers monitor Danish defender Thomas Kristensen forward of the summer time switch window.
What is the newest on Thomas Kristensen to Rangers?
In response to Danish channel BTSporten (by way of the Scottish Every day Specific ), Rangers have been ‘monitoring’ the defender as Michael Beale seems to be to strengthen their again line in the summertime.
The 21-year-old is at present below contract with Aarhus FC till 2026 and so Rangers could also be required to pony up the money to signal him, particularly along with his potential.
Who’s Thomas Kristensen?
Kristensen is a 6ft 6 Danish centre-back who has represented his nation at U21 stage, incomes 4 caps in whole and his future seems to be extraordinarily vivid.
Within the Danish Superliga this time period, he has a median ranking of seven/10 by way of Sofascore whereas exploiting his bodily presence by successful 70% of his aerial duels, making 1.9 interceptions, 3.5 clearances and 1.3 tackles per recreation whereas being dribbled previous simply 0.5 instances per recreation.
His physicality would work effectively on this Rangers aspect and praise Connor Goldson effectively on the coronary heart of the Ibrox aspect’s protection and Michael Beale might must act shortly to safe his providers.
He additionally supplies a strong attacking menace, scoring as soon as and succeeding on 67% of his dribble makes an attempt, one other constructive end result that would work in Rangers’ favour.
Beale is searching for a substitute for Filip Helander, who seems to be more and more prone to transfer on in the summertime when his contract expires this summer time.
The enormous Swede has missed a complete of 110 video games for the sunshine blues since arriving in 2019 and he has not performed since April final yr. Beale will look to maneuver gamers who do not contribute on the pitch or are extraordinarily injury-prone, like Helander, and which means defensive reinforcements can be required.
The Danish colossus actually suits in and he has underlined his significance to Aarhus this time period. He ranks first within the squad for interceptions per recreation, second for clearances and third for move price.
Kristensen has clearly proven a maturity past his years and he seems to be able to step up, with a transfer to Glasgow the logical selection.
Helander was an integral a part of the workforce in his first couple of seasons, however fixed harm issues have plagued his performances on the Mild Blues and the Dane might be the right successor to the 29-year-old.