Colin Doyle: Hearts signal Republic of Eire goalkeeper after Bradford exit
Hearts have signed their third goalkeeper of the summer time with the recruitment of Republic of Eire worldwide Colin Doyle.
The 33-year-old will compete with Czech Zdenek Zlamal and American Kevin Silva.
Cork-born Doyle, who has signed a two-year contract, ended a two-year spell with Bradford Metropolis on the finish of June.
He made 39 appearances for the League One membership final season earlier than profitable his third and fourth caps in opposition to France and United States.
Doyle began his profession with Birmingham Metropolis and had mortgage spells with Chester Metropolis, Nottingham Forest, Millwall and Coventry Metropolis earlier than shifting on to Blackpool after which Bradford.
He turns into Hearts’ 14th summer time signing.
In addition to keepers Zlamal and Silva, the Edinburgh membership have added defenders Ben Garuccio and Peter Haring, utility man Bobby Burns, midfielders Jake Mulraney, Oliver Bozanic, Olly Lee and Ryan Edwards, plus forwards Steven MacLean and Uche Ikpeazu.
Scotland ahead Steven Naismith has additionally returned to Tynecastle on mortgage from Norwich Metropolis, whereas striker David Vanecek has signed a pre-contract and is ready to hitch in January 2019.