DUNFERMLINE Athletic has announced the loan signing of Kane Ritchie-Hosler ahead of their match against Peterhead this weekend.

Wide man Ritchie-Hosler has joined on loan from Rangers in a deal initially until January.

The 20 year-old started his career at Manchester City before moving to Rangers and has spend time on loan at Clyde.

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Earlier this week, Pars boss James McPake expressed his hope that additions could be made to the squad after striker Kevin O'Hara was ruled out for around a month after sustaining a knee injury.

With squad number 21, Richie-Hosler is available for tomorrow's home tie.