Hearts announce Christophe Berra as new club captain

Hearts have confirmed that new signing Christophe Berra has taken over the mantle of club captain.

Wednesday, 24th May 2017, 2:26 pm
Updated Sunday, 4th June 2017, 9:27 pm
Christophe Berra is the new club captain at Hearts. Pic: SNS

Berra, 32, returned to Tynecastle yesterday following his release from Ipswich and signed a three-year deal. He also skippered the club during his first spell at Hearts.

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The Scotland international defender takes over from American midfielder Perry Kitchen, who was club captain last season.