Scottish Division Two ins and outs

Cowdenbeath celebrate becoming Division Two champions in May

Signings and departures from the 10 clubs in Scottish Division Two during the summer transfer window.

Albion Rovers

Albion Rovers

Ground: Cliftonhill Stadium, Coatbridge

Manager: Todd Lumsden (player/manager, replaced Paul Martin)

Last season: 9th

In: Mark McGuigan, forward (Partick Thistle, loan); Jason Crooks, forward (Elgin City); Peter Innes, midfielder (East Kilbride Thistle); Chris McCluskey, goalkeeper (Stenhousemuir); Gary Phillips, midfielder (Largs Thistle); Ryan Tiffany, forward (Drumchapel Amateurs); Ryan McWilliams, goalkeeper (Ayr United); Matthew McGinlay, goalkeeper (Morton); Conor Stevenson, midfielder (Clyde); Kevin Green, defender (Airdrie United); Steven Howarth, forward (Motherwell)

Out: Sean Pierce, forward (Cumnock); Derek Gaston, goalkeeper (Morton); Ryan McStay, midfielder (Ayr United); Robert Love, forward (Stranraer); John Gemmell, forward (Stenhousemuir); Scott Chaplain, midfielder (Annan Athletic); Paul Quinn, forward (East Stirlingshire); Chris Fahey, goalkeeper (Cumnock); Steve Canning, midfielder (retired); Larry Acquah, forward; Daniel McKay, forward. Loan - Ryan McWilliams, goalkeeper (East Stirlingshire)

Alloa Athletic

Alloa Athletic

Ground: Recreation Park, Alloa

Manager: Paul Hartley

Last season: Division Three champions

In: Edward Ferns, midfielder (Drumchapel United); Jason Marr, defender (Clyde); Stephen Simmons, midfielder (Queen of the South); David Cox, forward (Annan Athletic); Darryl Meggatt, defender (Queen's Park); Martin Grehan, forward (Stranraer); Blair Munn, forward (Falkirk); Robert Thomson, forward (Dundee United, loan)

Out: Ryan Harding, defender (Peterhead, loan); Steven Masterton, midfielder (Clyde); Robbie Winters, forward (Peterhead); Max Wright, forward (Stranraer)



Ground: Gayfield Park, Arbroath

Manager: Paul Sheerin

Last season: 2nd

In: Colin Hamilton, defender (Hearts); Alex Keddie, defender (Dunfermline Athletic); Kieron Brennan, defender (Spartak Trnava); Derek Holmes, forward (Airdrie United); Scott Robertson, midfielder (Partick Thistle); Michael Travis, defender (Livingston); David Banjo, midfielder (Wimbledon); Darren Gribben, forward (Berwick Rangers); Paul Currie, midfielder (Musselburgh Athletic); Danny Rennie, midfielder (Civil Service Strollers); Tony Bullock, goalkeeper (unattached)

Out: Collin Samuel, forward (East Fife); Chris Innes, defender; Kieran McAnespie, defender (Stirling Albion); Keith Gibson, midfielder (Forfar Athletic); Gavin Swankie, forward (Forfar Athletic); Darryl Burns (Broughty Athletic); Michael White, goalkeeper; Kevin Brown, defender; Craig Wedderburn, defender; Beau Busch, defender;

Ayr United

Ayr United

Ground: Somerset Park, Ayr

Manager: Mark Roberts (replaced Brian Reid)

Last season: 9th in Division One, relegated via play-off

In: Darian MacKinnon, forward (Hamilton Academical, loan); Marc Twaddle, defender (Rochdale); Austin McCann, defender (Dunfermline Athletic); Ryan McStay, midfielder (Albion Roves); Anthony Marenghi, midfielder (Rangers); David Sinclair, midfielder (Livingston); Darren Brownlie, defender (Motherwell); Ally Brown, goalkeeper (Stenhousemuir)

Out: Eddie Malone, defender (Raith Rovers); Kevin Cuthbert, goalkeeper (Hamilton Academical); Andy Geggan, midfielder (Dunfermline Athletic); Chris Smith, defender (Falkirk); Gareth Wardlaw, forward (East Fife); Ryan McWilliams, goalkeeper (Albion Rovers). Loan return - Danny Handling, forward (Hibernian)

Brechin City

Brechin City

Ground: Glebe Park, Brechin

Manager: Jim Weir

Last season: 8th

In: Kurtis Byrne, forward (Ross County, loan); Ross Fisher, defender (Kilmarnock, loan); Andy Jackson, forward (Morton); David Crawford, midfielder (Hibernian); Michael Andrews, goalkeeper (Montrose); Scott Dalziel, forward (East Fife)

Out: Jim Lister (Dumbarton); Charlie King, midfielder (Forfar Athletic); Paul McManus, forward (East Fife); Bryan Hodge, midfielder (Stenhousemuir); Scott Buist, defender (Stenhousemuir); Mick Dunlop, defender (Stranraer); David McClune, defender (Stirling Albion); David Scott, goalkeeper (Forfar Athletic); Craig Mitchell, midfielder (Newburgh)

East Fife

East Fife

Ground: Bayview Stadium, Methil

Manager: Gordon Durie (replaced John Robertson)

Last season: 6th

In: Bobby Barr, midfielder (Livingston, loan); Jamie Pollock, midfielder (Clyde); Collin Samuel, forward (Arbroath); Paul McManus, forward (Brechin City); Gareth Wardlaw, forward (Ayr United); Scott McBride, midfielder (Raith Rovers); Sean Jamieson, forward (Haddington Athletic); Scott Smith, defender (Hibernian, loan); Jordon Forster, defender (Hibernian, loan)

Out: Craig Wedderburn, defender (Clyde); Paul Willis, midfielder (Dunfermline Athletic, loan); Ryan Wallace (Dunfermline Athletic, undisclosed); Scott Dalziel, forward (Brechin City); Neil Janczyk, defender (Berwick Rangers); Steven Hislop, forward (Bo'ness United); John Ovenstone, midfielder (Linlithgow Rose); Bobby Linn, forward (Ballingry Rovers); Paul McQuade, forward

Forfar Athletic

Forfar Athletic

Ground: Station Park, Forfar

Manager: Dick Campbell

Last season: 7th

In: Odmar Faeroe, defender (B36 Torshavn); Gavin Swankie, forward (Arbroath); Charlie King, midfielder (Brechin City); Keith Gibson, midfielder (Arbroath); David Scott, goalkeeper (Brechin City); Michael Dunlop, defender (Aberdeen); Derek Soutar, goalkeeper (Formartine United); Danny Denholm, midfielder (Stirling University); Omar Kader, midfielder (Spartans)

Out: Greg Ross, defender (Stenhousemuir); Bradley Coyne, forward (Stirling Albion); Graham Gibson, forward (Ballingry Rovers); Kevin Byers, midfielder (Ballingry Rovers); Chris Hegarty, midfieflder (Ballingry Rovers); Greg Paterson, goalkeeper (Linlithgow Rose); Duncan Reid, midfielder (Lochee United, loan); Craig Wilson, defender

Queen of the South

Queen of the South

Ground: Palmerston Park, Dumfries

Manager: Allan Johnston (replaced Gus MacPherson)

Last season: 10th in Division One, relegated

In: Paul Burns, midfielder (Dunfermline Athletic); Willie Gibson, midfielder (Falkirk); Chris Mitchell, defender (Bradford City); Mark Durnan, defender (St Johnstone); Derek Lyle, forward (Hamilton Academical); Derek Young, forward (Morton)

Out: Sam Parkin, forward (St Mirren); Craig Reid, defender (Morton); Stephen Simmons, midfielder (Alloa Athletic); Scott McLaughlin, defender (Peterhead); Tom Brighton, forward (Irvine Meadow); Ryan Smylie, forward (Kilbirnie Ladeside); Marc McCusker, forward; Steven Degnan, forward



Ground: Ochilview Park, Stenhousemuir

Manager: Martyn Corrigan (replaced David Irons)

Last season: 5th

In: Lee Kilday, defender (Hamilton Accies, loan); Greg Ross, defender (Forfar Athletic); John Gemmell, forward (Albion Rovers); Bryan Hodge, midfielder (Brechin City); Scott Buist, defender (Brechin City); Callum Reidford, goalkeeper (Stirling Albion); Craig Anderson, midfielder (Civil Service Strollers); Darren Smith, midfielder (Stirling Albion)

Out: Ally Brown, goalkeeper (Ayr United); Chris McCluskey, goalkeeper (Albion Rovers); Michael Hunter, midfielder (East Stirlingshire, loan); Stevie Murray, midfielder; Willie Lyle, defender; Paul McHale, midfielder; Grant Plenderlieth, midfielder; Joe McCafferty, midfielder; Jordan Burns, forward; Sean Diamond, goalkeeper; Tom Nelson, defender; Stephen Welsh, defender; Scott Wilson, midfielder; Sean Doherty; Dean McLean



Ground: Stair Park, Stranraer

Manager: Keith Knox

Last season: 3rd in Division Three (promoted as play-off runners-up)

In: Max Wright, forward (Alloa Athletic); Robert Love, forward (Albion Rovers); Mick Dunlop, defender (Brechin City); Mark Staunton, defender (Beith); Russell Caldwell, goalkeeper (Kilmarnock)

Out: Stephen Stirling, midfielder (Morton); Martin Grehan, forward (Alloa Athletic); John Kane, midfielder (Clyde); Stuart McColm, midfielder (Clyde); Steven Noble, midfielder (Peterhead); Nathan Shepherd, midfielder (East Stirlingshire); Angus Cochrane, midfielder