Friday's Scottish football transfer news and gossip.
Hibs are closing in on the capture of Preston goalkeeper Chris Maxwell on a loan deal as they search for competition to first-choice stopper Ofir Marciano. (Scottish Sun) Celtic manager Neil Lennon has confirmed the club are interested in signing Paddy McNair. The ex-Manchester United utility player is set to leave Middlesbrough this summer. (Scottish Sun) Hearts have completed the signing of Northern Ireland international striker Conor Washington on a two-year contract. (The Scotsman) Motherwell midfielder David Turnbull will miss the rest of 2019 as he gets prepared to travel to London to see a specialist over his injured knee. (Scottish Sun) Aberdeen are looking to bring former Hibs favourite Dylan McGeouch back to Scottish football this summer. (Daily Record) Rangers have denied they are about to swoop for Steven Gerrard's former Liverpool team-mate Martin Skrtel. (Scottish Sun) Jim Goodwin is set to sign a new three-year contract to become the next manager of St Mirren. (Various) Bolton Wanderers midfielder Luca Connell has been spotted at Celtic Park ahead of a rumoured transfer to the Ladbrokes Premiership champions. (Scottish Sun) Gordon Strachan will return to football for the first time since leaving Scotland after agreeing to become the next technical director of Dundee. (Scottish Sun)