Kilmarnock snap up former St Mirren striker Simeon Jackson on short-term deal

Kilmarnock have signed striker Simeon Jackson on a short-term deal until January.

Simeon Jackson in action for St Mirren last season
Simeon Jackson in action for St Mirren last season

The former St Mirren forward, who had spells with Rushden & Diamonds, Gillingham, Norwich, Eintracht Braunschweig in Germany, Millwall, Coventry, Barnsley, Blackburn Rovers, Wallsall and Grimsby prior to joining the Buddies, had been training with the Rugby Park side with a view to winning a deal.

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Jackson, who has 49 caps for Canada, will be available for selection for Killie's home match with Livingston this weekend.

The 32-year-old, who hit six goals for St Mirren last season, joins up with compatriot Liam Millar, who is currently on loan at Kilmarnock from Liverpool.