Sporting Digest: Football

Click to follow
The Independent Online
ROSARIO RAMPANTI, who took over as coach of Torino in the close season, has been dismissed after two defeats in his first three Serie A games. His assistant, Lido Vieri, will take over pending a new appointment.

THE Rangers full-back Gary Stevens has joined First Division Tranmere on a month's loan. Rovers' regular right-back Tony Thomas is out for a month with a knee injury. Stevens, 31, a former England international, is available for transfer from Ibrox.

GILLINGHAM have granted a transfer request from their goalkeeper Scott Barrett. The 31-year-old, who joined the club from Colchester in August 1992, asked for a move after losing his place in the team last month.

Comments