Christophe Berra will depart Hearts on the finish of the present Scottish Championship season, the membership have introduced.
Berra held discussions with supervisor Robbie Neilson and a call has been made to half methods when the 36-year-old’s contract expires on the finish of June.
The defender spent 11 years throughout two spells on the Edinburgh membership, making over 250 appearances and successful 41 Scotland caps alongside the way in which.
Chatting with the Hearts web site, Neilson mentioned: “I have been lucky sufficient to play alongside Christophe in addition to handle him and he has been an ideal servant to this membership.
“You do not play greater than 250 first-team video games with out being a high participant and there shall be a possibility for him so as to add to that quantity earlier than this season is out.
“He’ll stay targeted and proceed to provide his all as we glance to get the Championship title clinched, then we are able to look again and recognize all that he has performed for this membership.”
Berra returned to Hearts in 2017 after spells in England taking part in for Wolves and Ipswich City, making a direct affect when he claimed the 2017/18 Gamers’ Participant and Followers’ Participant of the Yr Awards.
He was additionally named within the PFA Group of the Yr on the finish of that very same season.
Logan loaned in
Hearts have additionally accomplished the mortgage signing of Aberdeen right-back Shay Logan for the remainder of the season.
The 33-year-old is out of contract at Pittodrie in the summertime and incoming Dons boss Stephen Glass has allowed the participant to go away searching for extra common soccer.
🆕 Hearts have accomplished the mortgage signing of Shay Logan till the top of the season.
🗣 “I wish to assist the membership get the league wrapped up & present individuals what I can do. Once I play for a soccer staff followers will know that I at all times give 110%.”
— Coronary heart of Midlothian FC (@JamTarts) March 29, 2021
Logan instructed the Hearts web site “It was one thing that was dropped at me fairly shortly and I used to be more than pleased to come back. I can get recreation time and provides Hearts a strong right-back.
“For me, I simply wish to get again taking part in once more. It has been a irritating yr and I am actually trying ahead to it.
“I wish to assist the membership get the league wrapped up and present individuals what I can do.”
Logan has made 294 Aberdeen appearances since initially arriving at Pittodrie on mortgage in January 2014.