Monday Jul 4, 2011
We are pleased to confirm the signing of Jonathan Hedge as our first choice keeper for next season. Jonathan who is 22 yeras old but not for much longer as he will shortly be celebrating his 23rd birthday signed for the Lambs only hours after stepping off the plane from a holiday in Cuba. He joins the club from FC Halifax where he spent a couple of successful seasons which saw a call up for the England C team at the end of last season. Previously Jonathan was on the books of harrogate Town and had a spell in Australia. click for more news of another signing
Also putting pen to paper is 19 year old striker Nabil Shariff who has joined the club after he managed to get the last year of his contract with Rushden & Diamonds cancelled. Nabil progressed through the Rusheden & Diamonds Academy making his first team appearance when only 16 years old. He has had loan spells at Newport Pagnall Town, Banbury United and Nuneaton Town. Nabil ended last season in Rushdens first team and was voted man of the match in the clubs final game in The Football Conference.
The club have taken another seasons option on both players and the signings now bring the squad number signed on contract to ten.
The list of signed contract players so far this season is -