Midfielder Robbie Crawford has joined Livingston on a two-year deal from Ayr.

Manager Gary Holt admitted that, while well stocked in midfield, he could not risk the 24-year-old going elsewhere.

"I have been monitoring Robbie for the last six months. I know he has been on David Martindale's radar for a few seasons now," Holt told his club's website.


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"The opportunity came up to sign Robbie and we both felt it was an opportunity we had to take.

"To be honest, we are a little bit heavy on midfielders but we couldn't take the chance on Robbie going elsewhere and losing the chance to get his signature."