Harris, Ryan, Dempsey and Morrison wish Macca and co. well.
"It is fantastic that somebody has that faith in you, shows the belief in you and has the patience to wait and pursue you. I just hope I can repay the gaffer."
28 year old Fifer added to the first team squad
Steven Bell and Sol Bamba both to miss the season's kick off
Everyone itching to get back and Macca recognises the appliance of science, the law of the jungle and the importance of the build up to the new season.
League campaign starts at Firhill. Queen of the South first home league game.
Four young Dunfermline players have renewed their contracts, securing their futures as part of East End Park's Under 19s team for the 2008/09 season.