Jon Guthrie has taken on the role of club skipper from the now-retired Joseph Mills while Aaron McGowan, who’s currently injured and is not due to return until mid-September at the earliest, will be his deputy following Fraser Horsfall’s departure.
"Jon and Aaron are both hugely respected members within the squad, they lead by example and form a really important part of the team,” said Brady.
"They are both excellent characters within the group and this is a natural progression for the both of them.
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