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Simpson comes in on loan

5 years ago By Paul Armstrong

Following the recall of Joel Dixon by parent club, Sunderland, earlier this week, Reds have drafted in Luke Simpson.

Oldham Athletic’s 'keeper Luke Simpson signed a deal to join the Reds on a one month youth loan deal. Nineteen years old Simpson will become the sixth different goalkeeper to appear between the sticks this season.

Recalled Joel Dixon was on the bench for Sunderland in the midweek League Cup win over Chelsea and could now be involved in the two-legged semi against Manchester United.

Simpson will be at Borough Park until January 18th.

Updated 18:23 - 20 Dec 2013 by Paul Armstrong

Where next?

Christmas day It is the one day of the year when football is conspicuous only by its absence. Not a league game to be had anywhere.
New regime keen to start Reds’ new managerial duo, Ian McDonald and Ashley Hoskin, supervised training on Thursday and are looking forward to their first game at Leamington.


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