USA international Maurice Edu scored a dramatic last-gasp goal to send Rangers into the last 16 of the UEFA Europa League, where they will meet PSV Eindhoven, as Sporting Lisbon crashed out of the competition.
Lisbon giants Sporting have confirmed that midfielder Pedro Mendes, who has not played since late July, will be on the sidelines for at least another six weeks after undergoing an operation on his thigh.
Everton's UEFA Europa League exit has left manager David Moyes stunned as Sporting Lisbon shrugged off recent indifferent form to win 4-2 on aggregate.
Pedro Mendes is on the brink of returning to Portugal after Rangers agreed a fee with Sporting Lisbon for the former Portsmouth midfielder.
Rangers midfielder Pedro Mendes, who has 18 months left to run on his contract, has revealed his desire to join Lisbon giants Sporting.
Rangers held on for a goalless draw at Kilmarnock after Portuguese midfielder Pedro Mendes and manager Walter Smith were both sent off.