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New contract and loan move for Smith

14th August 2017

Liam Smith signs one-year contract extension with Hearts ahead of St Mirren loan move.

Liam Smith has penned a one-year contract extension with Hearts ahead of a loan move to St Mirren.

The right-back has extended his stay at Tynecastle until 2019, and will immediately head out on loan to the Paisley 2021 Stadium for the duration of this season.

The Scotland U21 has previously enjoyed loan spells at East Fife and Raith Rovers, and has made 38 first-team appearances for the Jambos since his debut in 2014.