The Glasgow club, champion in 2010-2011 but now facing an uncertain future, announced the news on the eve of the publication of the SPL fixtures, which takes place at
With the process ongoing, the punishment for
It remains uncertain if
A story on www.rangers.co.uk read: "The SPL are replacing
"The governing body is sticking to the schedule of announcing the matches as planned but have taken the Ibrox men out of the list after the developments of last week which saw Rangers FC change ownership under a newco scenario.
"The Sevco consortium headed by
"They are now seeking to transfer the SPL share from the old company -
"All 12 member clubs need to vote on this application and eight votes are required for
"A date for this vote has yet to be set so the SPL have decided to use 'Club 12' in their list of fixtures in order to cover all eventualities.
"If the transfer of the SPL share is successful then
Scottish Premier League
St Mirren skipper Jim Goodwin claims Scotland is the only nation in the world that would allow clubs to postpone league games so they can cash in on money-spinning friendlies.