Stuart McKenzie (Goalkeeper)
Age 31, born Aberdeen. Signed for Cove in May 2015 after spending two years at Montrose. As everyone knows from both his spells with the club he commands his box well and is a great shot stopper.
John McCafferty (Goalkeeper)
Age 34, born Dundee. Signed in July 2015 having previously played with Montrose alongside Stuart McKenzie. He continues to put pressure on Stuart for the No.1 spot. Also acts as our Goalkeeping Coach
Alan Redford (Defender)
Age 39, born Aberdeen. Signed for Cove in July 2010 having previously played with Huntly. A versatile player who can perform highly in any defensive role. Looking to continue his good form of last season into this one.
Grant Campbell (on loan at Fraserburgh FC) (Defender)
Age 29, born Wick. Signed for Cove in December 2015 from Wick Academy. A top class defender who can also play in midfield. Has a tremendous commitment to the game as was proved when he travelled weekly from his home in Cove to turn out for the Scorries.
Harry Milne (Defender)
Age 22, born Aberdeen. Signed for the club in September 2014 and was loaned out to Culter FC in his first season. Has now established himself as one of the first names on the team sheet and will be looking to push on again this season.
Daniel Higgins (Defender)
Age 21, born Glasgow. Joined the club in the summer after being released by premiership side Kilmarnock. Daniel spent 6 years in the youth academy at Celtic before moving on to Dundee to link up with current manager Paul Hartley. Made his professional debut in April 2017 in a 1-0 defeat to Kilmarnock. Will be looking to cement his place in the manager's plans and use his experience of playing at the top level
Ryan Strachan (Defender)
Age 29, born Aberdeen. Signed in June 2017 having previously played with Peterhead. A versatile player who can also play in midfield. His experience will prove invaluable to the side and he will be a huge influence on those around him.
Scott Ross (Defender)
Age 28, born Aberdeen. Signed in June 2017 having previously played with Peterhead. A no nonsense defender, who is quick and tenacious in the tackle is another who brings a wealth of SPFL experience to the team
Jamie Redman (Midfielder)
Age 32, born Stirling. Former Cove youth player who joined the club from Montrose in June. Will bring a wealth of league experience having spent all of his career in League 1 & 2 with Arbroath, Brechin City, Montrose & Peterhead. Versatile midfielder who is strong and tenacious, he will look to show why the club moved to bring him to Balmoral this summer.
Fraser Fyvie (Midfielder)
Age 26, born Aberdeen. Joined the club on a short term deal after leaving Dundee United where he was club captain. Started his career with Aberdeen before moving on to play under Roberto Martinez at Wigan. Part of a unique group of players to have won both the FA Cup and Scottish Cup. His experience at the top level will be invaluable to the squad
Blair Yule (Midfielder)
Age 26, born Aberdeen. Now in his second spell with the club having re-signed from Arbroath FC in July 2018. Has established himself as a key player in the first team and will look to use his experience of SPFL football.
Connor Scully (Midfielder)
Age 26, born Aberdeen. Signed for Cove in June 2012 from Dee Boys Club. Made the transition from wide midfield/striker to a sitting midfield player who has a great passing range to his game and has established himself as one of the first names on the team sheet
Sam Burnett (on loan at Inverurie Loco Works FC) (Midfielder)
Age 22, born Aberdeen. Signed in September 2014 having previously been with Arbroath FC. Sam has just returned from a knee injury which has kept him out of action for nearly 12 months but wasted no time in extending his contract for a further 2 years. Will be looking to re-gain match sharpness and his place in the side in the months to come
Jordon Brown (Midfielder)
Age 26, born Aberdeen. Joined the club in the summer of 2018 from Peterhead FC where he made over 150 appearances in the SPFL. A keen eye for goal with his trademark late runs into the box, can also play as a striker.
Declan Glass (on loan from Dundee United FC) (Midfielder)
Age 19, born Edinburgh. Attacking midfielder who joined Dundee United prior to the 2017-18 season. Went on to make his first team debut as a last-minute substitute in a 2–0 win over Dumbarton in October 2017. Declan spent part of last season on loan at Airdrieonians in League One and will be looking to show his undoubted abilities to the Cove supporters this season
Jamie Masson (Midfielder)
Age 26, born Aberdeen. Signed in July 2017 from Formartine United FC. Technically great and has proved to be one of the SHFL’s top players over the past few seasons. Can play anywhere across the midfield and has continued to add goals to his game.
Fraser Aird (Midfielder)
Age 24, born Toronto. Canadian international who has joined the club on a short term deal until January after leaving Dundee United in the summer. Has also played for Rangers, Vancouver Whitecaps, Falkirk & Dunfermline whilst being capped 8 times for Les Rouges
Chris Antoniazzi (on loan from Aberdeen FC) (Midfielder)
Age 19, born Aberdeen. Talented winger who spent two years in Celtic’s youth academy prior to returning to Pittodrie in 2017. Made his first team debut that year against FC Bunyodkor at the club’s winter training camp in Dubai. Spent last season on loan with League One side Montrose where he helped them reach the promotion play-offs before his season was cut short due to injury. Will be looking to recapture his form of last season and force his way into the manager’s plans
Nathan Meres (on loan at Huntly FC) (Striker)
Age 18, born Aberdeen. Young striker who joined the club in the transfer window from Dundee who he made his debut against in the Betfred Cup. Joined Huntly on loan for the season and will look to impress at the Highland League side to force his way into the manager’s plans on his return with his lightning pace
Matty Smith (on loan from Dundee United FC) (Striker)
Age 22, born Dundee. Young striker who has joined the club on loan from Dundee United until January. Made his first team debut in 2016 against Partick Thistle and has gone on to make 27 senior appearances for the Tangerines so far.
Mitchel Megginson (Striker)
Age 27, born Aberdeen. Signed for Cove in June 2016. His SPFL experience with Aberdeen, Dumbarton, Raith Rovers and Alloa Athletic has proved invaluable to the side and he finished our top goalscorer in the last two seasons. Undoubtedly the league's top striker last season, will be looking to continue that form into this season with the added responsibility of being the new club captain
John Robertson (on loan from St Johnstone FC) (Striker)
Age 17, born Edinburgh. Highly rated young striker who has recently joined the club on a season-long loan deal from Premiership side St Johnstone where he was awarded a new contract prior to joining us. Made his first team debut for the Perth side at the end of least season and will be looking to use this loan spell to show he is ready for first team football
Martin Scott (Striker)
Age 33, born Livingston. "Jimmy" signed for the club in March 2019 on a short term contract and made an instant impact scoring crucial goals in the clubs quest for the treble. Signed a new contract in the summer to stay with the club as we enter League Two for the first time in our history. Having Livingston, Ross County, Hibernian, Raith Rovers, Arbroath and Stenhousemuir, as well as Indian side Salgaocar listed as his previous clubs shows the vital experience he will bring as we make the step up.