St Johnstone sign keeper Steve Banks & defender Brian Easton

Steve Banks & Brian Easton

St Johnstone have bolstered their squad with the signings of goalkeeper Steve Banks and defender Brian Easton.

Former Hearts keeper Banks, 41, has signed from Dundee United and will combine the roles of player and goalkeeping coach.

Left-sided defender Easton, 25, formerly of Hamilton and Burnley and a target for Saints' previous manager Steve Lomas, has arrived from Dundee.

Both players have joined the Europa League qualifiers on one-year deals.