FOOTBALL GOSSIP

Rangers, who had a £3m provide rejected by Millwall in August, are persevering with their curiosity in Jake Cooper, with chief scout Andy Scoulding travelling to look at the defender rating a late equaliser towards Bolton Wanderers. (Every day Categorical, print version)

Rangers’ hopes of maintaining Joe Worrall past January have been given a lift after Nottingham Forest supervisor Aitor Karanka, who has been hit by damage to centre-backs Michael Hefele and Jack Robinson, mentioned he won’t recall him until he has to. (Every day Document)