Kyle Lafferty signs new Kilmarnock deal as striker prepares for Scottish Premiership

Kilmarnock striker Kyle Lafferty has extended his stay at Rugby Park for another year.

The Northern Irish hitman will be looking to get Derek McInnes’ side back into the top six of the Scottish Premiership in their first year back in the top flight.

The striker has scored 21 goals in 28 appearances in Killie colors across two spells and signed a new contract until 2023.

Lafferty told the club website: “I am delighted to sign a new contract and extend my stay at Kilmarnock.

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“I have enjoyed every minute since my return in January and winning the league title at Rugby Park as we did was a really special night in my career.

“The manager has been fantastic to me and all the lads here and with the support of the fans we all look forward to more exciting times in the Scottish Premiership.”

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