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Bernard rallies to Rangers cause

Published: Thursday 1 September 2005, 18.07CET
Scottish champions Rangers FC have signed the former Newcastle United FC and Southampton FC full-bak Olivier Bernard on a free transfer.

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Published: Thursday 1 September 2005, 18.07CET

Bernard rallies to Rangers cause

Scottish champions Rangers FC have signed the former Newcastle United FC and Southampton FC full-bak Olivier Bernard on a free transfer.
Scottish champions Rangers FC have signed former Newcastle United FC and Southampton FC full-back Olivier Bernard on a free transfer.

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The 25-year-old Frenchman, who was linked with moves to English Premiership sides Birmingham City FC and Bolton Wanderers FC over the summer, has agreed a two-year contract in Glasgow and is looking forward to Rangers' UEFA Champions League campaign. "I know all about Rangers," said Bernard. "They are a massive club and the chance to play in the Champions League is great."

Last updated: 01/09/05 18.35CET

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