ST JOHNSTONE have signed the son of former Scotland international Christian Dailly.

The club announced this afternoon that Bobby Dailly has signed a contract.

Dailly, 18, has penned a one-year deal with the Perth club.

The "no-nonsense defender" will join the St Johnstone development side after impressing during a trial period.

A St Johnstone statement read: "The Football Club is delighted to announce that Bobby Dailly has signed a one-year contract.

"Dailly, son of former Scotland international Christian, is a no-nonsense defender and will join Saints development squad.

"Dailly, 18, joins after being on trial and impressing during bounce matches. "