My tribe

Kilmarnock boss Jefferies warns Nish

Kilmarnock boss Jim Jefferies has set Colin Nish a seven-day deadline to commit to a new contract.

Nish has been linked with Hibernian, but the departure of John Collins from the Easter Road hot-seat may affect prospects of a move to Easter Road.

According to Jefferies, 26-year-old Nish accepted in principle the club's offer of a new deal but then stalled after being advised to wait by his agent.

His contract is up in the summer, and Jefferies is eager for the Edinburgh-born forward to commit to Killie.

"I made him an offer in writing and he was happy to accept it," said Jefferies.

"It was his agent who told him not to sign. It seems like the day's gone when you're happy at a club and you accept an offer.

"You can only give a lad so long. He's got a week for that offer, then I'll have to start looking for another striker and so that offer will be taken off the table."

About the author

Tribal Football Staff

Have your say
  • Add your favourite leagues and clubs
  • Build your own personal news stream
  • Easily share your favourite stories
  • Connect with what your friends are saying

Select your favourite
leagues and clubs
to get started.

Already part of MyTribe?