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LIVINGSTON’s clash with Rangers had to be halted in the 55th minute as fireworks from outside the stadium nearly hit the players

Debris could be seen falling towards the field as the display neared its apparent end

As reruns on Sky Sports showed a narrowly missed item hitting Livi star Josh Mullin on the pitch

During TV coverage, Sky Sports commentator Ian Crocker said: “John Beaton may have to stop things here as much of the debris from these fireworks has landed on and around the pitch

His co-commentator Andy Walker, watching a replay, then said: “Look at this debris, they almost hit Josh Mullin

“In fact, Stryjek came out just a moment later and threw him behind the goal

Crocker added: “Steven Davis picks up a bit too Un landed quite close to Borna Barisic too”

The Colombian star will however think he should have had a penalty in the first half, but it was booked for diving by referee John Beaton

Ibrox boss Steven Gerrard was then given a yellow card before being sent to the stands by the whistler

He confronted the referee on the pitch at half time of the incident and could be heard saying: “You got it right

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