New signing Kieran Gibbons (25) will be no stranger to the Shire support as Kieran captained Lowland league rivals East Kilbride to the championship a few years ago and was also the Player of the year two years running.
The combative and robust midfielder was someone who has been high on Derek’s wanted list for many seasons.
Kieran started his career as a teamate of Nicky Low at Aberdeen before moving on to Livingston. He has played over 100 SPFL matches across the Premiership, Division 1 & 2 while also making over 100 appearance for East Kilbride in the Lowland League.
Derek said of the signing ” Kieran is a player I have admired for many seasons and was always a tough opponent whenever we met on the park with no ball going uncontested, a true competitor and a winner. Given the clubs who were wanting Kieran we are delighted he has committed his future to the Shire for 20/21″.