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Last Updated: Monday, 4 August, 2003, 16:52 GMT 17:52 UK
SPL ins and outs
Nuno Capucho has been the biggest name to arrive in the SPL
Nuno Capucho has been the biggest name to arrive in the SPL
The current financial climate in Scottish football means big-name signings have been thin on the ground this summer.

Neither Rangers nor Celtic have made any big money moves - in fact Celtic are yet to spend any money on new players.

Dundee United have perhaps been busiest, with Partick Thistle also active.

Here is our guide to the ins and outs.


Aberdeen

In: Jamie McQuilken (Falkirk, 60,000), Michael Bird (Bolton Wanderers), Scott Booth (Twente Enschede), Markus Heikkenen (HJK Helskinki), David Zdrilic (Walsall, free).

Out: Darren Young (Dunfermline Athletic), Derek Young (Dunfermline), Jamie McAllister (Livingston), Mark Peat (Arbroath), Scott Michie (Montrose, loan), Ross O'Donoghue, Leon Mike, Laurent D'Jaffo, Murray Watson, Calum McKenzie, Alan Carella (all released), Peter Kjaer (goalkeeper, retired).


Celtic

In: None

Out: Javier Sanchez Broto, Colin Healy (both released), Tom Boyd (retired), John-Paul McGovern (Livingston), Stephane Bonnes (Partick Thistle).


Dundee

In: Brent Sancho (Portland Timbers), Tom Cowan (York City)

Out: Zurab Khizanishvili (Rangers, tribunal), Neil Stephen (Montrose), Kieran McGuinness (Peterhead), Barry Forbes (Hamilton Academical, loan)


Dundee United

In: Alan Archibald, Scott Paterson (both Partick Thistle), Barry Robson (Inverness CT, 75,000), Mark Kerr (Falkirk, undisclosed), Collin Samuel (Falkirk, 100,000), Jason Scotland (Defence Force), Owen Coyle (Falkirk, nominal), Derek McInnes (West Bromwich Albion), Tony Bullock (Ross County, part-exchange).

Out: Russell Latapy (Falkirk), David Winters (Ross County, part-exchange), Jamie McCunnie (Ross County, part-exchange), Alan Combe (Bradford City), Hugh Davidson (Forfar Athletic), Stephen O'Donnell (Ross County), Stephen McConalogue (Clyde), Derek Lilley (Livingston), Jim Lauchlan, Allan Smart, Paul Allum, Bruce Duncan, Sean Callaghan, Graham Garland, Calum Hardie, John McMenemy, Alexander McMillan, Ryan Waddell (all released)


Dunfermline

In: Darren Young (Aberdeen), Derek Young (Aberdeen), Billy Mehmet (West Ham United), Anthony Storrie (Middlesbrough), Aaron Labonte (Newcastle United), Andy Tod (Bradford City)

Out: Jim Hamilton (Ross County), Colin Nish (Kilmarnock), Gus McPherson (St Mirren), Brian Blair (East Fife), Chris Brown, John Cassells, Ross Harrower, John Higgins, Steven Maley, Ryan McCormack, Brian McCue, Martin Melia, Philip Mortimer, George Nikolaidis, Lee Sibanda, Duncan Stewart, Darren Wilson.


Hearts

In: Dennis Wyness (Inverness CT), Paul Hartley (St Johnstone), Patrick Kisnorbo (South Melbourne), Tepi Moilanen (Preston North End)

Out: Kevin Twaddle (St Mirren), Paul Kaczan (Partick), Stephane Mahe (retired), Roddy McKenzie, Ryan Davidson, Elliot Smith, Paul McLaughlin (all released).


Hibernian

In: Stephen Dobbie (Rangers), Stephen Glass (Watford), Morten Hyldegard (Coventry City), Colin Murdock (Preston North End), Roland Edge (Gillingham).

Out: Derek Townsley (Oxford United), Mixu Paatelainen (St Johnstone), Matthias Jack, Freddie Arpinon, Janos Matyus (all released), Ryan Harding (Livingston), Calvin Shand (Cowdenbeath), Darran Thomson (Inverness CT), David Proctor (Inverness CT), Fraser Ogilvie (East Fife), Wesley Byle (East Fife)


Kilmarnock

In: Martin Hardie (Partick), Danny Invincible (Swindon Town), Colin Nish (Dunfermline)

Out: Gordon Marshall (Motherwell), Colin Stewart (Ross County), Andy McLaren (released), Emilio Jaconelli (Queen of the South), Chris Boyle (Dumbarton).


Livingston

In: John-Paul McGovern (Celtic), Derek Lilley (Dundee United), Jamie McAllister (Aberdeen), Guy Ipoua (Gillingham), Theodore Whitmore (unattached), Ryan Harding (Hibs), Brian Kerr (six-month loan from Newcastle Utd).

Out: David Bingham (Inverness CT), Darren Brady (Raith Rovers), Stephen Whalen (Ayr United), Brian Fairbairn (East Fife), Julian Maidana (Tallares), Gustave Bahoken, Guillermo Amor, Rolando Zarate, Emiliano Olcese, Matias Coelho, Eugene Dadi (all released).


Motherwell

In: Gordon Marshall (Kilmarnock), Alex Burns (Partick), Stephen Craigan (Partick), Barry John Corr (Celtic).

Out: Stevie Woods (St Mirren), Francois Dubourdeau, Dougie Ramsey, Khaled Khemas, Dirk Lehmann, David Clarke, Kevin McDonald, David Black, Andy Bell, John Crawley, Brian Dempsie, Darren Jack, Iain Russell, Graeme Murphy (all released).


Partick Thistle

In: Stuart Taylor (Falkirk), James Grady (Ayr United), Stephane Bonnes (Celtic), Andy Ross (Chelsea), Emmanuel Panther (St Johnstone), John Paul McBride (Derry City), Andy Thomson (QPR), Paul Kaczan (Hearts), Eddie Forrest, Grant Murray (St Johnstone), Jakup Mikkelsen (Molde), Jean-Yves Anis (Chelsea), John Gemmell (Queen's Park).

Out: Kevin Budinaukas (Brechin City, loan), Scott Paterson (Dundee United), Alan Archibald (Dundee United), Jamie Buchan (released), Stephen Craigan (Motherwell), Alex Burns (Motherwell), Martin Hardie (Kilmarnock), Scott McLean (Stirling Albion), Paul Walker (Morton), Kevin McGowne (St Mirren), Danny Lennon (Gretna), Ian Morris (Cowdenbeath), Barry Elliot (Stirling Albion), James McKinstry (Dumbarton), Paddy Kelly (Partick Thistle), Billy Brawley, Andy Brand, Mark Thomson, Jamie Dolan, Ryan Docherty (all released).


Rangers

In: Nuno Capucho (Porto, 670,000), Zura Khizanishvili (Dundee, tribunal), Paolo Vanoli (Bologna), Henning Berg (Blackburn Rovers).

Out: Arthur Numan, Claudio Caniggia (both released), Bert Konterman (Vitesse Arnhem), Lorenzo Amoruso (Blackburn Rovers, 1.5m), Neil McCann (Southampton,1.5m) Jerome Bonnissel, Dan Eggen (both released), Paul Reid (Northampton Town, 100,000), Ryan McCann (Linfield), Stephen Dobbie (Hibernian), Gary Martin (Dumbarton).





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