the first American player to play for two different clubs in the UEFA Champion League group stage when he came on in the second half of Glasgow Rangers' 2-1 victory over German champion VfB
Stuttgart before almost 50,000 fans Wednesday night at Ibrox.
Beasley was one of four starters from last Saturday's 4-2 loss to Hearts -- Rangers' first of the Scottish
Premier League season -- to find himself on the bench at the start of the Group E match against Stuttgart.
He came on in the 67th minute for Charlie
shortly after Adam's well-taken equalizer. Rangers won the game in the 71st minute on French Guyanan Jean-Claude Darcheville'
s penalty kick
after right back Alan Hutton
was taken down in the box.
Beasley previously played for PSV Eindhoven in the 2004-05 and 2005-06 Champions League
campaigns. RANGERS-STUTTGART SUMMARY Sept. 19 in Glasgow Rangers
2 VfB Stuttgart 1.
Goals: Adam 61, Darcheville pen. 74; Gomez 55. Rangers --
McGregor, Hutton, Cuellar, Weir, Papac, Hemdani, Whittaker (Faye
86), Ferguson, Adam (Beasley 67), Thomson, Darcheville (Novo 83). VfB Stuttgart --
Schafer, Osorio, Tasci, Fernando Meira, Boka, Pardo, Hilbert, Khedira
(Basturk 78), Da Silva (Ewerthon 70), Cacau, Gomez. Referee:
Stefano Farina (Italy) Att.: