Man Utd’s Demetri Mitchell joins Hearts on loan

Hearts have bolstered their squad with the signing of left-back Demetri Mitchell on loan from Manchester United.

The 21-year-old will stay at Hearts until the end of the season, and will fly out to Spain to join the club’s training camp in Valencia tomorrow.

Mitchell made his United debut on the final day of last season when he started in their 2-0 victory over Crystal Palace at Old Trafford.

He joined United at the age of 10, and has represented England at youth level on numerous occasions.

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Hearts are currently fifth in the Scottish Premiership and are unbeaten in their last nine matches.

Craig Levein’s side make their return to action following the winter break against bitter rivals Hibernian in the Scottish Cup, live on Sky Sports on Sunday, January 21.