Hibs loan round-up: Martin stars and Gullan grabs brace

A number of Hibs loanees were in action over the last few days with cup and league action on the cards. Here’s a quick round-up of how the Easter Road representatives fared.

By Patrick McPartlin
Monday, 5th April 2021, 5:35 pm
Paddy Martin, Jamie Gullan, and Stevie Mallan were among the Hibs loanees in action over the last few days
Paddy Martin, Jamie Gullan, and Stevie Mallan were among the Hibs loanees in action over the last few days

Scott Allan – Inverness Caledonian Thistle

Played 72 minutes of Inverness Caley’s 3-1 Scottish Cup win against Ross County.

Jack Brydon – Stenhousemuir

Defender was ineligible to feature for Stenny in the Scottish Cup having already turned out for Civil Service Strollers in an earlier round but played the full 90 minutes midweek in a 1-0 loss to Stirling Albion.

Josh Campbell – Edinburgh City

Campbell hit the post for City during their Scottish Cup tie at Forfar as Gary Naysmith’s side came close to victory in normal time before being eliminated on penalties. Last midweek he played the full 90 minutes as the Citizens recorded a comprehensive 3-1 victory at Central Park against Cowdenbeath on league duty.

Jayden Fairley – Stenhousemuir

Fairley came off the bench for the last 25 minutes of Stenny’s 4-0 loss at Ochilview against Kilmarnock.

Jamie Gullan – Raith Rovers

Continued his form in front of goal with a brace in Raith’s 5-1 demolition of Dunfermline last week but lasted just 40 minutes of the Scottish Cup clash at Livingston before being forced off with injury.

Tom James – Salford City

Welshman was not involved in either matchday squad as Salford drew 1-1 with Grimsby Town before winning 2-0 at Forest Green earlier today.

Stevie Mallan – Yeni Malatyaspor

Mallan came off the bench for the last 30 minutes as Yeni Malatyaspor went down 3-1 to Istanbul Basaksehir.

Paddy Martin – Stenhousemuir

‘Keeper was named man of the match despite the Warriors’ 4-0 Scottish Cup loss to Kilmarnock. Made a number of fine saves to keep the scoreline respectable and also played the full 90 minutes in the 1-0 defeat by Stirling Albion in midweek.

Stephen McGinn – Greenock Morton

McGinn wasn’t named in Morton’s matchday squad for their Scottish Cup win against East Fife.

Fraser Murray – Dunfermline Athletic

Played the full 90 minutes in the 5-1 defeat by Raith Rovers and came on for the last 12 minutes of Saturday’s goalless draw with Hearts.

Innes Murray – Alloa Athletic

The other Murray was an unused substitute as Alloa lost 2-1 at Arbroath.

Ryan Shanley – Finn Harps

Shanley once again climbed off the bench for Harps and played the last nine minutes as the Ballybofey outfit maintained their unbeaten start to the season with a 1-1 draw at Drogheda.

Callum Yeats – Stenhousemuir

Full-back returned from a lengthy injury lay-off and played in the 1-0 defeat by Stirling Albion alongside Brydon, and kept his place for the Scottish Cup exit at the hands of Killie.

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