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Former manager Walter Smith takes over as Rangers chairman

Updated: Thursday, 30 May 2013 16:14 | Comments

Walter Smith enjoyed immense domestic success as Rangers manager
Walter Smith enjoyed immense domestic success as Rangers manager

Walter Smith has been appointed non-executive chairman of the Rangers board, the club today confirmed in a statement to the Stock Exchange.

The former Rangers manager succeeds Malcolm Murray, who agreed to step down from the role.

The appointment of Smith, who returned to Rangers as a non-executive director in November, was a unanimous decision of the board.

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