Hibernian head coach Jack Ross has signed a two-year contract extension with the club until 2024. Hibernian finished third in the Scottish Premier League last season behind Celtics and Rangers. They will play in the inaugural Europa Conference League as a result of their third-place finish. The club capped off a brilliant season by reaching the final of the Scottish Cup as well as the semi-final of the League Cup.
“I’m very happy at Hibernian and I have been well supported by my staff, the players, and the board,” Hibernian head coach Jack Ross said. “We had a good season last season and the aim this year is to build on that. We’ve got a terrific group of players. We are looking to bring in one or two to strengthen our group and I believe we have an exciting season ahead of us.”
Hibernian will host Santa Coloma of Andorra in the first leg of their Europa Conference League qualifying round. Progression will set up a clash against Maltese side Gzira United or Rijeka of Croatia.
“Jack is a terrific leader for our team and club. He has helped us make great strides on the pitch and has delivered what has been a very successful season, with the team playing exciting, dynamic and winning football.” Hibernian chairman ronald j gordon said. “He shares our vision of the possibilities at Hibs. His management is insightful and deliberate, and I am confident that we will continue to build on last season’s success. We are keen to keep a very good thing going under Jack’s leadership. Stability and continuity are critical as we continue to make progress in making our club all that it can be, so this is an important step forward.”