Last Updated at 4:42 pm, September 13th 2011
FULL TIME. Dundee United 0 Rangers 1.
McKay makes his SPL debut and Wylde is the man who will make way for the Australian.
Edu is replaced by Lee McCulloch in a Rangers substitution.
Ryan Dow comes on for Dundee United in the place of Dalla Valle.
Bocanegra is booked after a poor challenge on Flood that leaves Dundee United with a free-kick 30 yards out from goal.
GOAL! Lafferty scores for Rangers!
William Duncan Scott writes: "Rangers should win this one but must be marking better at United corners - would like to see Mckay make his debut."
Bobby Cant writes: "The sending off is a game changer, ..and I'll say that Rangers should go on to absolutely "horse" Dundee Utd 1 - 0"
HALF TIME. Dundee United 0 Rangers 0.
Johnny Russel is sent off for Dundee United.
Davis' frustration boils over and he lunges in viciously on Swanson and picks it up a yellow card from Calum Murray.
Rankin is linking up play superbly for the hosts as he searches out Swanson who is muscled off by Goain before Swanson goes down in the penalty area and is booked for a dive.
Luke Thompson has high hopes for Rangers' new Aussie import, writing: "I'm hoping Mckay gets a run. Rangers should win I'm from Australia but Mckay was a good player to watch in our a league."
SPL Champions Rangers are favourites to emerge victorious this afternoon according to Sky Bet, being priced short at 4/7. A win for Peter Houston's Dundee United side is at 5/1 while a draw at Tannadice Park is avaliable at 11/4.