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'Another successful European campaign' - Miller

Rangers "can be proud" after reaching the last 16 of the Europa League and only narrowly going out to Benfica, says former Ibrox striker Kenny Miller.

Philippe Clement's teams had designs on going further in the competition and maintaining their four-fronted campaign, but came up short as the Portuguese champions progressed to the quarter-finals.

Despite their exit, Miller deems their European stint as another success and believes full focus now must switch to the title race.

"I think over the two legs, Rangers did more than compete," the former Scotland frontman told BBC Scotland's The Nine.

"Philippe Clement touched on the budget, it's always going to be an uphill struggle - not just for Rangers - but any Scottish team at this level. I think they've done themselves proud.

"They'll be disappointed, there's no getting away from that. The chat was they wanted to win every competition they were in. Ultimately, they've just fallen short.

"They had a couple chances but I don't think they created. When Benfica went one up, I didn't feel like Rangers were going to get that really good opportunity to set up a grandstand finish.

"The team is going in the right direction. Philippe Clement will definitely be looking to make improvements in the summer, particularly at the top end of the pitch. When you look at this level, that can be the difference.

"I didn't think Rangers had anything to fear. Benfica still go real individual talent, good attacking players. They got their moment and took their chance.

"Rangers can feel proud of their efforts in another successful European campaign. Now, it's just down to domestic business. They've got to recover properly and really focus on the league."