The club received a major boost this week, and is delighted to announce that influential midfielder Brad Spencer has agreed a contract extension that ties him to Raith Rovers until the end of season 2022-23.
A vital component in the Rovers engine room, Brad will enter his fourth season at Stark’s Park having played 99 first team matches for the club (82 of them starts, scoring 9 goals) since signing from Forfar Athletic in June 2019.
Brad started his football career in the USA with Houston Dynamo before returning home to Scotland with Kilmarnock and then Dumbarton.
The dynamic midfielder caught the eye of the Rovers management and supporters v future teammate Ross Matthews in the playoff matches between Raith Rovers and The Loons at the end of the 2018-19 season, and Stark’s Park chief Ian Murray identified Brad as a key part of his plans for the future of the club.
Speaking exclusively to www.raithrovers.net from his summer holiday overseas a thrilled Brad said “Hi Rovers fans. I’m delighted to extend my stay in Kirkcaldy and continue to play for the club.
I’m really looking forward to playing under the management and backroom staff and getting back playing in front of you all at Stark’s Park.
Hopefully we can put on another exciting year for you all to enjoy. See you all soon 🙌🏻”
Rovers gaffer Ian Murray added “I’m really pleased to get Brad signed up for another season – we now have really strong options across the middle of the park and I can’t wait to see the squad together for the first time when pre – season training starts”