Heart of Midlothian F.C.

Scottish association football club based in Edinburgh

Heart of Midlothian Football Club (commonly known as Hearts) is a professional football club based at Tynecastle Stadium in Edinburgh, Scotland. They play in the Scottish Premier League along with their city rivals Hibernian. Hearts were one of the teams invited to join the Scottish Football League when it first started in 1890. Hearts have won the Scottish Cup on 8 occasions, the League title 4 times and the League Cup 4 times.

Heart of Midlothian F.C.
Full nameHeart of Midlothian Football Club
Founded1874
GroundTynecastle Stadium,
Edinburgh, Scotland
Capacity20099
ChairmanScotland Ann Budge
ManagerScotland Craig Levein
LeagueScottish Premiership
2018/19Scottish Premiership, 6th
Heart of Midlothian

Players Edit

Current squad Edit

As of 7 December[1][2]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
2 DF   Scotland Jamie Hamill
3 DF   England Danny Grainger
5 DF   Scotland Darren Barr
6 DF   Scotland Andy Webster
7 MF   Spain Suso Santana
8 MF   Scotland Ian Black
9 FW   Scotland Kevin Kyle
10 FW   Republic of Ireland Stephen Elliott
11 MF   Scotland Andrew Driver
12 MF   Scotland David Templeton
13 MF   Uganda David Obua
15 FW   England John Sutton
No. Pos. Nation Player
16 MF   Scotland Ryan Stevenson
17 DF   Australia Ryan McGowan
18 MF   Lithuania Arvydas Novikovas
19 MF   Czech Republic Rudi Skácel
21 MF   Morocco Mehdi Taouil
23 FW   Scotland Gary Glen
25 GK   Slovakia Marián Kello
26 DF   Lithuania Marius Žaliūkas (captain)
27 MF   Scotland Scott Robinson
30 GK   Scotland Jamie MacDonald
31 MF   Poland Adrian Mrowiec
34 MF   Scotland Johnny Stewart

Out on loan Edit

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
DF   Australia Dylan McGowan (on loan to Gold Coast United until March 2012)[3]
DF   Scotland Jason Thomson (on loan to Dunfermline until January 2012)[4]
DF   England Conrad Balatoni (on loan to Partick Thistle until January 2012)[5]
FW   Wales Robert Ogleby (on loan to East Fife until January 2012)[6]
DF   Australia Matthew Park (on loan to East Fife until January 2012)[6]
GK   Scotland Mark Ridgers (on loan to East Fife until January 2012)[6]
FW   Lithuania Evaldas Razulis (on loan to Kaunas)[6]
No. Pos. Nation Player
DF   Scotland Craig Thomson (on loan to Kaunas)[7]
MF   Ukraine Denis Prychynenko (on loan to Raith Rovers until January 2012)[8]
51 MF   Scotland Jason Holt (on loan to Raith Rovers until January 2012)[9]
52 FW   Scotland David Smith (on loan to Raith Rovers until January 2012)[9]
22 FW   Scotland Gordon Smith (on loan to Hamilton Academical until January 2012)[10]
49 DF   Scotland Kevin McHattie (on loan to Alloa Athletic until January 2012)[11]

References Edit

  1. "Meet the Squad". Heart of Midlothian F.C. Archived from the original on 24 September 2011. Retrieved 4 October 2011.
  2. "Hearts FC Squad". Soccerbase. Retrieved 4 October 2011.
  3. "Weakened Gold Coast picks up McGowan". SBS The World Game. 8 June 2011. Retrieved 8 June 2011.
  4. "Par-fect move for Jason". Hearts News. Hearts fc. 7 July 2011. Archived from the original on 10 August 2011. Retrieved 7 July 2011.
  5. "Balatoni Loan Completed". Partick Thistle Fc. July 14, 2011. Archived from the original on August 7, 2011. Retrieved July 14, 2011.
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 6.3 "Youngsters go on loan". Hearts News. Hearts FC. July 22, 2011. Archived from the original on July 23, 2011. Retrieved July 22, 2011.
  7. "Pirmą kartą Lietuvoje rungtyniaus škotas". FBK Kaunas. 31 July 2011. Archived from the original on 2 October 2011. Retrieved 31 July 2011.(in Lithuanian)
  8. "Midfielder Signs". Raith Rovers FC. Raith Rovers FC. 3 November 2011. Archived from the original on 16 December 2019. Retrieved 30 December 2011.
  9. 9.0 9.1 "Trio off on loan". Heart of Midlothian FC. Heart of Midlothian FC. 21 November 2011. Archived from the original on 1 November 2013. Retrieved 19 January 2021.
  10. "Gordon joins Accies". Heart of Midlothian F.C. 7 December 2011. Archived from the original on 23 September 2012. Retrieved 7 December 2011.
  11. "Manager adds to squad". Alloa Athletic F.C. 7 December 2011. Archived from the original on 17 June 2014. Retrieved 7 December 2011.