When the former Liverpool midfielder took over at Ibrox, many feared he would take some time to adapt and move away from his previous roles as a pundit and academy coach. Absolutely, but for us to win the League Cup we're going to have beaten Hibs, Rangers and Celtic in Edinburgh and Glasgow.
These comments were interpreted differently by several journalists but when one asked Jordan Rossiter to clarify what this meant for the players at a press conference, the former Liverpool captain bit back. I do feel losing the two finals that year was tough on us.
"It's a warning", Gerrard said.
"We expect both sets of supporters will make it an occasion to remember and look forward to welcoming them to the National Stadium in early December". If that doesn't happen, at any big club, the manager and recruitment find better players or players who will do that'.
Some think we did enough to win against Aberdeen whilst others felt as though we needed to do more and I think we can all agree that the game was there for the taking if we had been sharper.
"We have potential targets and scouting ongoing, this is a club that is always searching to improve and tweak".More news: Modi, Abe build ties amid concerns
"I'm looking forward to seeing what will pan out with these guys", Wise told the Daily Star.
"Do I think we can beat Celtic over a cup tie?"
"At the end of the day, fair play to Aberdeen they have come on the day".
Rangers now sit in fifth position in the Scottish Premiership.
Current champions Celtic have endured a poor start to the campaign in comparison to recent times, but still sit two points above Rangers.
They will hope the winger continues to impress when their side play host to Kilmarnock in the Scottish Premiership on Wednesday evening.