Hibs loan round-up: Campbell on target, Martin clean sheet, winning start for Shanley
With the resumption of football in Scotland’s third and fourth tiers, a number of Hibs loanees were back in action this weekend. Here’s a quick round-up of how the Easter Road representatives fared.
Jack Brydon – Stenhousemuir
The young defender, who spent time on loan at Lowland League side Civil Service Strollers in the first half of the season, was not named in Davie Irons’ matchday squad.
Josh Campbell – Edinburgh City
Midfielder Campbell capped his and the Citizens’ return to action with a goal after just three minutes as the Capital side beat Elgin City 2-1 at Borough Briggs. He now has six goals and three assists from 16 games in all competitions.
Jayden Fairley – Stenhousemuir
Fairley was an unused substitute in Stenny’s 2-0 win against Albion Rovers.
Jamie Gullan – Raith Rovers
"Hammer” featured at left midfield for the Stark’s Park side in their 1-1 draw at Ayr United.
Tom James – Salford City
Full-back was a second-half substitute for Salford as they went down 2-0 away to Cheltenham – his first appearance since February 9.
Stevie Mallan – Yeni Malatyaspor
Mallan replaced Afriyie Acquah for the last 13 minutes of Yeni Malatyaspor’s 2-2 draw with Gaziantep.
Paddy Martin – Stenhousemuir
‘Keeper kept a clean sheet as the Warriors posted a 2-0 win against Albion Rovers in their first game back.
Stephen McGinn – Greenock Morton
Midfielder played the full 90 minutes at Cappielow as the hosts defeated Queen of the South 2-1.
Fraser Murray – Dunfermline Athletic
Murray played the full 90 minutes as the Pars suffered a 1-0 home defeat by Inverness Caledonian Thistle.
Innes Murray – Alloa Athletic
The midfielder played an hour of the Wasps' 3-0 loss to Dundee at Recreation Park.
Ryan Shanley – Finn Harps
Shanley came on for loan side Finn Harps in the 57th minute of their impressive 1-0 victory over Bohemians in Ballybofey. The young striker had a penalty shout turned down shortly after entering the action and with Harps having a few players facing spells on the sidelines the Hibs loanee could be in with a chance of a starting berth for this week’s trip to Dundalk.