Brechin City Football Club

Glebe Park, Brechin, Angus DD9 6BJ

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Rhys McCabe

Date of Birth: 24 July 1992
Place of Birth: Polbeth
Position: Midfielder
Date of Signing: 29 January 2020
Previous Club: St Patrick's Athletic
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Rhys signed for the club on a deal until the end of the 2019/20 season.

Rhys is a product of the Rangers youth programme and made 9 appearances for the first team before leaving Ibrox amidst their financial crisis in 2012 - opting to sign a 3 year deal with Sheffield Wednesday in the English Championship. He went on to make 36 appearances for the Owls, whilst also spending time on loan at Portsmouth.

Following three seasons at Hillsborough, he would return back to his native Scotland where he trialled with St Johnstone and Hibernian before signing for Dunfermline Athletic where he made 51 appearances over two seasons, scoring 5 times.

After leaving the Pars, Rhys has been plying his trade in Ireland with Sligo Rovers and most recently with St Patrick's Athletic where he featured in the Europa League qualifiers at the start of the season.