Rangers chief executive Charles Green is hopeful Mike Ashley will become one of three billionaire investors in newco Rangers.
Reports have suggested Newcastle owner Ashley is interested in buying a stake in the Irn-Bru Third Division Club along with two other significant investors.
And when asked whether the Sports Direct magnate will invest in the club, Green told Sky Sports News: "Hopefully, yes."
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