Second signing of the day for Raith Rovers

Raith Rovers announced their second signing of a manic Monday with the return of a familiar face.

Monday, 7th June 2021, 5:16 pm
New Raith signing Aidan Connolly in action for Falkirk last season.

Attacking midfielder Aidan Connolly has signed a two-year deal after leaving Falkirk.

It’s the 25-year-old’s second spell at Stark’s Park having spent a four-month spell under former boss Ray McKinnon in the second half of the 2015-16 season.

Connolly counts Queens Park, Dundee United, York City and Rovers’ Fife rivals Dunfermline among his former clubs, along with a loan spell at Brechin City.

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He told Raith TV he was happy to return.

"It’s good to be back,” he said, “I like the way they play and I really enjoyed it here last time.

"I’m more experienced now and it’s good that I know the club.

"They did well last season and they’ll be looking to push on again and get to the next stage and get promoted.

"Hopefully I can help.”