And events of that period remain a talking point still as animosity between the two clubs festers to this day.
Steven Gerrard won’t pay any heed to that as he looks to continue a solid start to the season where his side remain undefeated and yet to concede a goal.
New United boss Mickey Mellon has made few changes to the side that won promotion comfortably under Robbie Neilson last season.
United sit eighth in the table after a solid start to the season and they showed against Celtic they are a well-drilled unit under the former Tranmere Rovers boss.
Kemar Roofe retains his place in the Rangers line-up despite the return of Cedric Itten while Leon Balogun comes in at the back for Filip Helander.
Rangers: McLaughlin, Tavernier, Goldson, Balogun, Barisic, Jack, Davis, Hagi, Barker, Kent, Roofe.
Subs: Firth, Bassey, Helander, Patterson, Kamara, Arfield, Stewart, Morelos, Itten.
Dundee United: Siegrist, Powers, Reynolds, Paulette, Clark, Edwards, Robson, Butcher, Bolton, Harkes, Neilson.
Subs: Deniz, Sporle, McMullan, C Smith, Chalmers, Freeman, Shankland, Appere, Graham.
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