Timmy Abraham has heard good things about new club Raith Rovers from a familiar face at parent team Fulham, Kieron Bowie.
Brother of Chelsea star Tammy, the striker has joined Raith Rovers from Fulham on loan until the end of the season. He hade his debut on a great day for the Kirkcaldy side, beating promotion rivals Dundee 3-1.
Bowie left his boyhood club in the summer for Fulham and Abraham’s heard good things about the club from that: “It’s a pleasure to be here and I am happy we could get it done. I am looking forward to it. I’m on loan to the end of the season. I like to score lots of goals and running in behind, doing what I can for the team.
“I found out not too long ago about interest. Kieron Bowie had been here before and I heard good things. I thought I should come and see things for myself. It’s a different environment, different weather.
“I know Kieron and I had heard things about that from the lads – we have had a little switch! I haven’t played too much football over the last couple of months but I have a bit of experience in League One in England.
“I like challenges. I have did a bit of homework, I know Raith like to play attractive football and they go forward a lot. I want the team to be in the best possible position and I want to hit the ground running.”