HIBERNIAN pulled off a major transfer coup last night when they secured Scott Allan, the former Dundee United and West Bromwich Albion midfielder, on a two-year contract.
Terry Butcher is on gardening leave from Hibernian following the decision last month to remove him as manager.
A group of Hibernian fans aim to follow in the footsteps of their city rivals Hearts after plans for a supporter-led takeover of the Easter Road club were unveiled.
Hibernian supporters say they are preparing to step up their bid for control of the Leith outfit after holding talks with owner Sir Tom Farmer.
The Scottish Professional Football League has agreed a television deal that will see at least 15 Rangers games and four Edinburgh derbies screened live next season.