Following the conclusion of the 21/22 league season Hamilton Academical FC wishes to provide supporters with the following squad update.
The following players who were on temporary transfer to us this season, will return to their parent clubs when their deals expire next month:
- Joe Hilton (Blackburn Rovers)
- Kai Kennedy (Rangers)
- Josh Mullin (Livingston)
- Mihai Popescu (Hearts)
We thank them all very much for their service to us over the past season, and wish them well for the future.
The following players who were on temporary transfer at other clubs will return back to us next month when their loans expire.
- Jack Garrad, Fergus Owens and Jamie Smith (Blackburn United)
- Kyle Munro (Clydebank)
- Lennon Pirrie (Syngenta
- Ben Stirling (Edinburgh City)
We thank very much the clubs they have been with in recent months, and for the feedback we have received.
Upon expiry of their contracts in the coming weeks the following players have not been offered new deals:
- Ronan Hughes
- Ben Stirling
Ronan, 23, joined the club’s academy at the age of nine, during his time at the club he has been everything from a ballboy to a first team player.
He made 59 first team appearances and scored five goals.
Ben, 23, joined the club from Hibernian two seasons ago and made 34 appearances.
We thank them and wish them all the best.
The club remain in talks with other current players whose deals are also due to expire shortly.
The club are also in talks to bring in some of our promis
The club are also in talks to bring in some of our promising academy prospects on full time deals in the summer.