Philippe Clement has revealed that Rangers forward Danilo may require surgery after a knee injury sustained against St Mirren.

The Brazilian has not long returned to action after suffering a fractured cheekbone earlier in the season.

And Clement confirmed that the forward could have to go under the knife once again.

He said: "Danilo will also be out, a problem with his knee after a tackle during the game. There may be a chance of surgery.

"Our focus is now on the guys who are fit for big matches coming up in the next few weeks. We are creating chances, and keeping clean sheets.

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"The team is taking big steps. A lot of work from everyone. The team is in a good way to improve and become better.

"It's now on others to show they are ready. Kemar (Roofe) is coming back from an injury also so we need to take that into account and just throw him back into the pitch. Scott Wright and Ryan Jack will also miss out tomorrow."

Clement also revealed that midfielder Tom Lawrence has suffered an injury setback.

The Wales international limped off during the 1-0 victory over Hearts at Tynecastle after pulling up on the pitch.

And Clement explained that the player will not be available until at least after the new year.

"Tom Lawrence will be out until the winter break," he continued. "