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All you need to know about Chris McKee as he joins Rangers from Linfield

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Northern Ireland youngster Chris McKee is headed for Ibrox. (Jane Barlow/PA)

Linfield forward Chris McKee has signed for Scottish Giants Rangers.

McKee (16) has penned a three-year professional deal and is set to begin training with the club's youth ranks at the Hummel Training Centre.

But what exactly do we know about him?

All you need to know about Chris McKee

Age: 16-years-old

Position: Centre forward

Former clubs: Linfield

What Linfield Academy Director Glenn Ferguson said: “He has been on Rangers’ radar for quite some time, and he had been back and forth before finally signing the deal.

“Chris had a great SuperCupNI last year and that’s when a lot of clubs starting taking an interest.

International Potential: Northern Ireland's youth teams will be a keeping a close eye on McKee following his move to Ibrox.

Club Career: McKee has impressed for both Linfield and Co Antrim. He has won numerous trophies during his time with the Windsor Park men.

Strengths: Although not the biggest player McKee can hold the ball up well and uses his body. He gets himself in good positions and makes intuitive runs and this leads to goals.

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Northern Ireland youngster Chris McKee is headed for Ibrox. (Jane Barlow/PA)