In pictures: Rangers in the Champions League group stage

A look back at the last time Rangers reached the Champions League group stages.

In pictures: Rangers in the Champions League group stage SNS Group

Rangers begin their bid to reach the Champions League group stage this week when they take on Swedish title winners Malmo.

It’s been 11 years since the Ibrox side last competed at that level, having been knocked out in the qualifying rounds the following season by… Malmo.

In pictures, here’s a look back at Rangers’ 2010/11 Champions League campaign, which saw them finish third in their group and drop into the Europa League.

Manchester United 0-0 Rangers

Scotland teammates Lee McCulloch and Darren Fletcher battle during the Old Trafford stalemate.SNS Group

Rangers 1-0 Bursaspor

Steven Naismith pokes home the only goal against the Turkish side at Ibrox.SNS Group

Rangers 1-1 Valencia

Maurice Edu puts Rangers ahead with a first-half header at Ibrox.SNS Group
Edu gets himself on the scoresheet again - but this time it's an equaliser for Valencia.SNS Group

Valencia 3-0 Rangers

Dejected figures as Rangers lose heavily in Spain.SNS Group

Rangers 0-1 Manchester United

Disappointment for Rangers as they're knocked out of the Champions League.SNS Group

Bursaspor 1-1 Rangers

Rangers finished their Champions League campaign with a credible draw in Turkey.

Kenny Miller opened the scoring before the hosts equalised 11 minutes from time.

What happened next?

Rangers knocked out Portuguese giants Sporting on away goals following a 3-3 aggregate draw in the last 32 of the Europa League.

But despite returning from the Netherlands in the next round with a 0-0 draw at PSV, the Ibrox side went down 1-0 at home.

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