Kilmarnock archives June 2009

Kilmarnock, Updated:


Jim Jefferies has snapped up Cameron Bell on a year-long contract to provide competition for number one goalkeeper Alan Combe.

Kevin Kyle's future at Kilmarnock is in doubt with several other SPL sides said to be interested in signing him.

Kilmarnock have completed the signing of released Middlesbrough winger Graeme Owens on a two-year contract.

Kilmarnock boss Jim Jefferies has admitted the uncertainty over Setanta's future means several young players could leave the club.

Setanta officials have been holding emergency meetings on Wednesday but the broadcaster insists it has not gone into administration.

Allan Johnston and Grant Murray have left Kilmarnock after their contracts were not renewed by manager Jim Jefferies.

The SPL board will hold another meeting on Friday to discuss concerns over Setanta's failure to pay £3m as part of its TV deal.

Kilmarnock have released Allan Johnston and Grant Murray after neither was offered a new contract to stay at Rugby Park.

Jim Jefferies has spoken of his desire to get Kevin Kyle to sign a new long-term contract at Kilmarnock this summer.