Vital Football

Latest Hibs News

Hibs Linked with Saints Star

Hibs Linked with Saints Star

Terry Butcher is aiming to sign St Johnstone star Lee Croft as he aims to overhaul his under achieving squad this summer according to a report in this morning's Scottish Daily Express.

The 28 year old Englishman has impressed during his second spell at McDiarmid Park and there is reputed interest from Aberdeen, Sheffield United and an MLS side for the winger whose contract expires next month.

Croft, whose former clubs include Derby, Huddersfield, Manchester City and Oldham, helped the Saints to their first Scottish Cup Final earlier this month when they surprisingly beat Aberdeen 2-1.

Butcher is keen to strengthen his playing staff with a raft of first team members out of contract and, if rumours are to be believed, the Hibs boss has told them their contracts will not be renewed.

Amongst those likely to leave Easter Road during the close season are club captain James McPake, Kevin Thomson, Tom Taiwo and steadfast keeper Ben Williams.



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

Writer:Franck_Sauzee
Date:Wednesday April 23 2014
Time: 8:09AM

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent Hibernian Articles

30 Minute Halves - No Rebounds On Penalties?

The International Football Association Board are investigating a variety of rule book changes when it comes to the future of football.

EFL + SPFL Welcome Back An Old Friend For 2017/18

The iconic and fondly remembered Mitre Delta makes a return to football league action for the coming 2017/18 campaign.

Hartson: Back Lennon To Keep Him

Former teammate urges Hibs to back gaffer... or risk losing him

Hibs Fans Look Forward to Exciting Summer

Hibs have already been linked with several high profile transfer targets. It's an exciting summer ahead of Premiership return.

Archived Vital Hibs Articles

Vital Hibs articles from

Site Journalists

Legends of 2016
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Where will Hibs finish on Premiership return
Suggested By: Vital Hibs
Champions of course3%
Second/Third60%
Top Six35%
Bottom Six2%
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Hibernian Results (view all)

Hibernian Fixtures (view all)

Write for Vital Football