Hearts manager Craig Levein praised his team’s determination to atone for an “embarrassing” display after they knocked Motherwell out of the Betfred Cup.
Northern Ireland internationals Michael Smith and Conor Washington netted in front of national boss Michael O’Neill as Hearts knocked Motherwell out of the Betfred Cup.
Hearts have been granted a work permit for Ryotaro Meshino, the PA news agency understands.
Hearts manager Craig Levein remains “really positive” about the season ahead and is “hugely excited” about the prospect of signing Japanese forward Ryotaro Meshino.
Motherwell boss Stephen Robinson has tipped Liam Donnelly for a Northern Ireland recall following his red-hot start to the season.
Glenn Whelan says Craig Levein’s ambition is what convinced him to join Hearts.
Hearts have signed Manchester United goalkeeper Joel Pereira on a season-long loan deal.
Celtic and Rangers are the only teams still boasting a 100 per cent Ladbrokes Premiership record after demolishing Motherwell and Hibernian respectively.
Ross County midfielder Michael Gardyne insists the Staggies are heading in the right direction after outplaying Hearts at Tynecastle in Saturday’s goalless draw.
Ross County co-manager Stuart Kettlewell admits the disappointment over his team’s failure to take all the points from a goalless draw at Hearts was tempered by his immense pride in their performance.
Brian Graham wasted the chance to hand Ross County all three points at Hearts after missing an 83rd-minute penalty in a goalless draw.