Signing News – Eddie Malone (Forfar Athletic)

Shire are delighted to have agreed a pre contract agreement with Eddie Malone for season 2019/20.

Derek Ure is delighted to have secured the vastly experienced SPFL defender who was also high on rival teams wanted lists for next season. Eddie who currently is playing and seeking promotion with Forfar Athletic in league 1 has played over 410 SPFL matches over his career with St Johnstone, Clyde, St Mirren, Dundee, Raith, Ayr United amongst his previous clubs.

Derek Ure said “I am delighted to have Eddie as part of the squad for next season, he not only brings massive experience but also the winning mentality and competitive spirit I want from every player in my squad. I am building a squad to take this club back to the SPFL next season and Eddie will play a key role in that and when we spoke to Eddie he bought into our vision”. Eddie will join up with the squad for pre season in July but everyone wishes him and Forfar well in their current promotion push.

Andy Williamson, Club Secretary, East Stirlingshire FC