Rangers & Hearts Agree Holt Fee

Jason Holt is moving closer to a deal with Rangers after Hearts agreed a fee with the Ibrox side.

Holt rejected a new contract at Tynecastle after finding himself out of favour last season.

The 22-year-old, who spent the second half of last term on loan at Sheffield United, has been training with Rangers for several weeks and is now able to finalise a deal.

A statement from the Championship winners read: "Heart of Midlothian Football Club can tonight confirm that a development fee has been agreed with Rangers for Jason Holt.

"The Scotland U21 cap will now hold signing talks with the Ibrox side.

"Jason made 71 competitive appearances in a maroon shirt and scored seven goals, after making his first-team debut in 2011.

"The club thanks Jason for his time at Hearts and wishes him well in the future.''

Holt started the Ibrox side's 1-0 friendly defeat against Burnley on Tuesday night and could make his competitive debut against Hibernian in the Petrofac Training Cup first round on Saturday at Easter Road.

Recently Played Tracks

To listen live, choose your preferred location:

Go

On TV: Merry Quiz-mas!

12am - 2am

Watch heart TV

  • James Arthur SAY YOU WON'T LET GO

    Now

    iTunes

  • Ellie Goulding STILL FALLING FOR YOU

    00:16

    iTunes

  • James Arthur INTO YOU / IGNITION

    00:10

  • S Club 7 Never Had A Dream Come True

    00:06

    iTunes

Heart VIP

Local

Autumn Weather

Find your local four day weather report here.

Listening To Radio Win With Heart

Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.

Shopping Our Advertisers

Find out more about some of the companies advertising on Heart Scotland- East.

Follow Heart on Twitter