John McGlynn

John McGlynn's Raith Rovers signings - first time around

John McGlynn's first spell in charge at Raith Rovers from November 2006 lasted nearly six years. We look at some of the signings he made during that spell.

McGlynn left Stark's Park to become manager at Hearts in June 2012. He returned for a second spell at Rovers in September of last year.

McGlynn brought Ellis back for the last of his three spells at Rovers in 2008. The popular defender was awarded a testimonial in 2012 and became the club's assistant manager under Ray McKinnon until the pair left for Dundee United in 2016.

9. Laurie Ellis

McGlynn brought Ellis back for the last of his three spells at Rovers in 2008. The popular defender was awarded a testimonial in 2012 and became the club's assistant manager under Ray McKinnon until the pair left for Dundee United in 2016.
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Midfielder Simmons joined from Queen Of The South in 2008 and made 60 appearances in the Raith Rovers shirt before returning to Dumfries in 2011.

10. Stephen Simmons

Midfielder Simmons joined from Queen Of The South in 2008 and made 60 appearances in the Raith Rovers shirt before returning to Dumfries in 2011.
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After signing from Fife rivals Cowdenbeath in 2009, Hill became a mainstay of the side for the next six years. He was named 'Man of the Match' when Rovers lifted the Ramsdens Cup in 2014. Now playing for Brechin.

11. Dougie Hill

After signing from Fife rivals Cowdenbeath in 2009, Hill became a mainstay of the side for the next six years. He was named 'Man of the Match' when Rovers lifted the Ramsdens Cup in 2014. Now playing for Brechin.
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Murray joined the Rovers defence in 2009 and would go on to become the team's player manager in 2012. Was in the hot seat for the Ramsdens Cup triumph but left after a bad run of results in 2015.

12. Grant Murray

Murray joined the Rovers defence in 2009 and would go on to become the team's player manager in 2012. Was in the hot seat for the Ramsdens Cup triumph but left after a bad run of results in 2015.
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