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Last Updated: Monday, 31 January, 2005, 17:36 GMT
Hibernian reveal three new faces
Tony Mowbray
Hibs manager Tony Mowbray has added to his squad
Hibs have unveiled three new faces on the final day of the transfer window.

20-year-old defender Chris Hogg arrives from Ipswich on a two-year deal, while Northern Irish winger Ivan Sproule, 23, has agreed an 18-month stay.

Also joining Hibernian is Mali-born striker Amadou Konte, 24 - who was at Cambridge United and has signed on until the end of the season.

Hogg is recovering from a hand injury but is expected to be fit for first team football by March.

Hogg, a former England U-16 captain, will be the third player to make the move from Portman Road to Edinburgh.

Hibs manager Tony Mowbray, a former coach at Ipswich, has already persuaded Sam Morrow and Antonio Murray to follow him north.

Londonderry club Institute will receive a small fee for Sproule, who impressed during a week-long trial at Easter Road.

Konte scored three times in nine games for Cambridge but was unhappy at being left out of the starting line-up in recent games.

He arrived in England from Italian Serie C side Paterno Calcio on a free transfer in October.

Konte started off with French side Strasbourg and has also been at Porto.






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