Hibs sign up youngster eligible for Bermuda and Scotland

Hibs have signed a youngster to their academy eligible to represent Scotland and Bermuda.

By Patrick McPartlin
Friday, 16th October 2020, 11:57 am
Updated Friday, 16th October 2020, 1:41 pm
A general view of the Hibernian Training Centre
A general view of the Hibernian Training Centre

Logan Jimenez has joined the club’s youth academy after impressing coaching staff during a trial period, and is aiming to realise his dream of playing professional football.

The 12-year-old, who mainly operates as a wide midfielder, has caught the eye while playing for teams in Bermuda.

Speaking to Bermuda’s Royal Gazette newspaper, Logan said: “My grandfather would be especially proud to see me play for Scotland one day.

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“I am very excited to have this opportunity to be a part of Hibernian FC and well aware that now the hard work starts.

“This just shows you that hard work pays off and I’m going to continue my journey all the way through because my dream is to make it to professional.”

Academy Director Gareth Evans added: “Logan impressed us after attending coaching sessions at our training centre and we are looking forward to working with him on his football journey.”