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Warburton needs a reaction and Rodgers cannot lose

Rangers v Celtic semi will define supervisors futures. Warburton needs a reaction and Rodgers cannot lose Chris SuttonOUR columnist and former Celtic icon reckons the Gers boss needs metamorph his side and it would spell disaster for the Hoops manager if they lost. Share06:00, 24 SEP 2016Brendan Rodgers and Mark Warburton embrace before the derby match earlier this season (photos: Russell Cheyne/Reuters) ShareGet daily updates directly to your inbox SubscribeThank you for opt-in!Could not enroll, Try cheap nfl jerseys again laterInvalid EmailHOW many times do we hear that the next Old Firm game is the main?Well for Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers and Rangers manager Mark Warburton this Betfred League Cup semi final at Hampden Park in October is likely to go a long way in defining both managers long term futures.Lots of questions need answering on them.For Rodgers the Betfred Cup would represent his first trophy success in executive.The irony here is that Joey Barton and the turmoil his situation has created at Ibrox could well play a part in the Northern Irishman lifting his first piece of silverware.Barton cheap wholesale jerseys has already goaded Rodgers about having won nothing before in his managerial career.adding to that the comparisons to former Celtic boss Martin O Neill are also being made.Well it’s well known the story how Martin in his first season at Celtic stormed to the domestic treble.Is it a sign that my old Celtic team despatched Rangers in the League cup semi final at Hampden back in 2001?Brendan Rodgers and Mark Warburton will go head to headThe fact that it is 15 years since Celtic won the domestic treble is also an indication as to how difficult it really is to achieve a clean sweep.Time will tell but what we do know is that defeat for wholesale jerseys China Rodgers in this semi final to Rangers must be unbearable.The truth is the gap is vast between the two teams and that brings its own pressures especially after the annihilation and humiliation dished out to their rivals from across the city earlier this year.This is triumph or disaster for Rodgers with nothing in between.For Warburton if he hadn’t suggested there was little between the teams after the battering his side took at Celtic Park I think I think people would understand this game and cut him some slack.However he has talked the talk and somehow he needs to change his team into a far better defensive unit.For me Warburton should have kept his council after the degrading defeat and just sucked it up and used the bitter taste of defeat as a galvanising tonic.

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