St Johnstone: Tommy Wright delighted with signing of teenager Kyle McClean

St Johnstone manager Tommy Wright
St Johnstone manager Tommy Wright says McClean will go into the first team squad

St Johnstone have made 18-year-old Northern Irish midfielder Kyle McClean their first signing of the summer.

McClean, who was recently released by Nottingham Forest, was on trial with the Perth outfit in the last few weeks of the 2016-17 campaign.

And the midfielder has now signed a one year deal at McDiarmid Park.

Manager Tommy Wright told the club's websiteexternal-link: "I was very impressed with Kyle in his trial and he will go straight into the first team squad."

McClean has been included in Northern Ireland's squad for their opening Euro Under-21 qualifier in Estonia on Thursday.

St Johnstone finished fourth in the Premiership in 2016-17 and go into the Europa League qualifiers later this month.

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