Brian Rice, 55, was appointed as our new Head Coach on 31st January, and unveiled to the media by Chairman Allan Maitland and Director of Football Allan McGonigal.

Born locally in Bellshill, Brian played for Hibernian, Nottingham Forest (under Brian Clough), loan spells at Grimsby, Stoke and WBA, Falkirk, Dunfermline, Clyde and Morton. As a Coach and Assistant Manager he has served Mortom, Airdrieonians, Falkirk, Dundee Utd, Al Khor in Qatar, Inverness CT and most recently St Mirren.

Brian played under Allan Maitland and Ronnie MacDonald at Clyde.

He brings a wealth of experience of the Scottish game to Accies. We wish him well.