Christophe Berra happy to moan Hearts back to their best

Christophe Berra has been appointed captain at Hearts for the same reason the club wanted to sign him in the first place – his character.

Perry Kitchen has lost the captaincy to Christophe Berra.

Skipper switch casts doubt on Perry Kitchen’s Hearts future

Perry Kitchen’s future at Hearts remains in doubt after the American midfielder was replaced as captain.

Hearts have announced the installation of Christophe Berra as new club captain. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Christophe Berra signing ‘a real signal of Hearts’ intent’

Ian Cathro reckons the capture of returning club captain Christophe Berra proves Hearts have serious intent for next season.

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Ian Cathro hands over the captain's armband to new signing Christophe Berra. Pic: SNS

Hearts announce Christophe Berra as new club captain

Hearts have confirmed that new signing Christophe Berra has taken over the mantle of club captain.

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Rumour Mill: Rangers’ fire sale | Ipswich to bid for Garner | Moyes wants Scotland job

Rangers have circulated a list of for-sale players around clubs in England, Ipswich Town are ready to make a bid for Joe Garner, and David Moyes is interested in becoming the next Scotland boss.

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Christophe Berra is leaving Ipswich Town and Hearts are ready to pounce with a deal for the Scotland centre-back

Hearts sign Christophe Berra and release six players

The restructuring of Hearts after a desperately disappointing end to the season began in earnest yesterday when former captain Christophe Berra returned to Tynecastle on a three-year contract and the club announced the departure of six players who had joined in January on short-term deals.

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Christophe Berra returns to Tynecastle eight years after departing. Picture: Ian Rutherford

What Hearts will be getting in returning defender Christophe Berra

Hearts have secured the signing of 32-year-old Christophe Berra on a three-year deal. Craig Fowler gives his take on the deal

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Hearts complete signing of defender Christophe Berra

Hearts have completed the signing of Scotland international defender Christophe Berra.

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Alexandros Tziolis is among six players leaving Tynecastle. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Hearts confirm departure of six January signings

Hearts have confirmed the departure of six of their nine January signings.

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Aberdeen's Kenny McLean has returned to the squad. Picture: SNS

Scotland announce squad to face England at Hampden

Aberdeen pair Mark Reynolds and Kenny McLean have earned recalls to the Scotland squad for the World Cup qualifier against England.

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Liam Boyce netted both of Ross County's goals in the recent victory over Kilmarnock. Picture: SNS

What next for Ross County talisman Liam Boyce?

Ross County striker Liam Boyce holds all the cards, now he must decide whether to stick or twist, as Daryn MacRae writes

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Rumour Mill: Griffiths hits back at Boyd | Rangers eye Paterson | Boyce not for sale

Leigh Griffiths has hit back at ex-Rangers striker Kris Boyd, Pedro Caixinha wants to bring Callum Paterson to Ibrox, and Ross County insist top scorer Liam Boyce is not for sale.

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Leigh Griffiths nods past Viktor Noring for the game's only goal. Picture: SNS

Celtic 2 - 0 Hearts: Champions become ‘The Invincibles’

Celtic Park has never hosted a title party quite like this. In a season when they seem to have set more records than Usain Bolt, Brendan Rodgers’ all-conquering side became the first team to complete a top-flight league campaign unbeaten for 118 years

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Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers after his side clinched their unbeaten season with a win over Hearts. Picture: PA

How Brendan Rodgers went old school to earn win over Hearts

The Celtic boss came up with a modern version of the once ubiquitous but now extinct 2-3-5 system to get the better of a stuffy Hearts side, as Craig Fowler writes

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Young Hearts striker Rory Currie is eager to progress after breaking into the first team this season.  Photograph: Craig Foy/SNS

Hearts unwilling to stand on ceremony

Ian Cathro has tried hard not to concern himself with the pomp of the occasion. Instead of thinking about guards of honour, or the heraldry or the hullaballoo which will infiltrate virtually every aspect of this afternoon’s final Premiership fixture, he has concentrated on trying to find a way to spoil the party.

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Jamie Walker can't wait for the season to end. Pic: SNS/Paul Devlin

Jamie Walker desperate for miserable Hearts season to end

Jamie Walker admits he cannot wait for Hearts’ nightmare campaign to end.

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Hibernian chief executive Leeann Dempster. Pic: SNS/Craig Foy

Hibs chief Leeann Dempster takes Hearts fan’s jibe in good spirits

Hibs chief executive Leeann Dempster received a surprise birthday card from Hearts fan ‘Hearty Harry’ commemorating the fifth anniversary of the Gorgie side’s Scottish Cup win.

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Hearts boss Ian Cathro has vowed that his team will attack Celtic. Picture: SNS.

Ian Cathro plays down Bjorn Johnsen fracas as Hearts face Celtic

Bjorn Johnsen took part in training yesterday and he will be available to play tomorrow but whether he will still be at Hearts next term is uncertain.

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Hearts Head Coach Ian Cathro claimed there is no real stroy around his bust-up with Bjorn Johnsen. Pic: SNS/Ross Parker

Ian Cathro: Bust-up with Bjorn Johnsen overblown

Hearts boss Ian Cathro has played down reports of his half-time bust-up with Bjorn Johnsen but refused to give any guarantee over the American’s Tynecastle future.

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Faycal Rherras in action for Hearts. Pic: SNS/Roddy Scott

Hearts flop Faycal Rherras ‘likes’ club’s poor form

Released Hearts flop Faycal Rherras has made his feelings clear on Twitter by liking a stat which shows the club’s poor form under Ian Cathro.

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