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Fallon joins St Johnstone

By Football News



New Zealand forward Rory Fallon has joined Scottish Premier League side St Johnstone on a one-year deal.

Fallon, who made 15 appearances in the SPL last season for Aberdeen, will have the chance to appear in European competition for the first time after St Johnstone qualified for the UEFA Europa League last season. 

The 31-year-old has 14 caps for his country and three goals, having also played in the 2010 FIFA World Cup. 

A statement on the club's website read: "Saints are delighted to announce that they have secured the signature of striker Rory Fallon on a one-year deal.

"The New Zealand-born former Barnsley, Swindon Town, Swansea City, Plymouth Argyle man was most recently with Aberdeen and has signed ahead of the UEFA deadline for next week’s Europa League tie in Norway."

St Johnstone will begin their Europa League campaign with a trip to Rosenborg on July 18.