Vital Football

Latest Hibs News

Craig Looks To Hibs Future

Craig Looks To Hibs Future

St Johnstone's Liam Craig hopes to help the Perth outfit qualify for the Europa League next season by securing a victory in their final game of the season prior to making a summer move to join up with Hibs.

Craig has spent five and a half years at the McDiarmid Park club since signing from Falkirk and believes his spell there has improved him greatly and earnt him the move to Easter Road claiming the Hibees have the potential to be a 'massive club'.

Pat Fenlon made his move to sign the midfielder on a pre-contract deal in January having been impressed with the player's work ethic and attitude, scouting the player on various occasions before offering him a deal.

The former Ipswich trainee who captained the East Anglian's to FA Youth Cup success in 2005 has agreed a 3 year deal at Easter Road and is looking forward to the move.

He told The Courier "There just comes a time when you think you should move on and I am looking forward to the challenge next year. I look at Hibs and I think it is a big club with the potential to be a massive one.

"Three or four years ago, I maybe would not have been ready for that move but the way St Johnstone have improved me, I feel I can face the challenge head on."

The player, who can play in either a central or left sided midfield role would like to end his Saints career on a high by helping steer his current club into Europe by ensuring victory over Motherwell on Sunday although should Ross County fail to defeat Inverness Caley the Perthshire side will ultimately fail in their quest for continental competition.



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:happypaws
Date:Thursday May 16 2013
Time: 5:00AM

Best of Vital Scottish Football

Login to post a comment

Recent Hibernian Articles

Stats: Hibernian v Greenock Morton

All the stats from Hibernian (4) vs (0) Greenock Morton, Easter Road, 27/8/16 Att: 14,508

Follow Hibernian v Morton Live On Twitter

Hibernian are at Easter Road with Morton the visitors today, this will be a 3pm kick-off.

Scottish Championship - St Mirren 0-2 Hibernian

An unbeaten start to the Championship season, and indeed a 100% record, was maintained by Hibs with a two-nil win at St Mirren.

Stats: St Mirren v Hibernian

All the stats from St Mirren (0) vs (2) Hibernian, St Mirren Park, 20/8/16 Att: 4,517

Archived Vital Hibs Articles

Vital Hibs articles from

Site Journalists

Al
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Morton MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Marciano1%
Gray0%
McGregor0%
Hanlon0%
Stevenson0%
Bartley8%
Fyvie25%
McGinn8%
Shinnie58%
Cummings0%
Holt0%
Sub - Graham0%
Sub - Keatings0%
Sub - Boyle0%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Celtic 6 5 1 0 16 15
2 Aberdeen 7 3 3 1 12 1
3 Hearts 7 3 2 2 11 5
4 St. Johnstone 7 3 2 2 11 1
5 Motherwell 7 2 3 2 9 1
6 Ross County 7 2 3 2 9 0
7 Rangers 7 2 3 2 9 -3
8 Inverness 7 2 2 3 8 -4
9 Dundee 7 1 3 3 6 -3
10 Hamilton 7 1 3 3 6 -4
11 Kilmarnock 7 1 3 3 6 -7
12 Partick 6 1 2 3 5 -2
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Hibernian Results (view all)

Hibernian Fixtures (view all)

Oct 8 2016 3:00PM : St Mirren (H)
Petrofac Training Cup
Dec 2 2016 7:45PM : Dundee United (a)
Scottish Championship
Dec 31 2016 3:00PM : Falkirk (a)
Scottish Championship
Jan 6 2017 7:45PM : Dundee United (H)
Scottish Championship
Jan 14 2017 3:00PM : Dumbarton (a)
Scottish Championship
Jan 28 2017 3:00PM : Queen of the South (a)
Scottish Championship