“I’ve got full faith in the new manager, and also the squad, that Hearts will be back where they belong very soon.

“I’m gutted about last year and disappointed neither I nor the team hit anywhere near the heights expected of us.

“It was an honour to play for such a huge club and I’ll never forget playing and scoring in an Edinburgh derby, and the fans in general were incredible even in the circumstances.”

Hearts completed the signing of goalkeeper Ross Stewart on loan from Livingston earlier on Thursday. Read More…………..

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