Raith boss John McGlynn has confirmed that keeper Robbie Thomson will miss the rest of this season after rupturing his Achilles tendon against Stenhousemuir on Saturday.
There may still be three-quarters of the league season remaining but Raith’s Robbie Thomson admits he is determined that the gap between his side and league leaders Arbroath does not widen.
Raith boss Barry Smith’s squad is down to the bare bones for their League 1 opener at Stranraer tomorrow with five players set to miss the game through injury and suspension.
Robbie Thomson hopes the boot will be on the other foot this afternoon as Raith Rovers look to keep their Betfred Cup hopes alive with an upset against Hearts.
Raith first-team coach Kevin Cuthbert insists new signings Chris Duggan and Robbie Thomson can take their careers and the club forward during their time at Stark’s Park.