Iron confirm Reckord signing

As we first told you that they would here – – Scunthorpe United have finally confirmed the loan signing of Wolves’ left-back Jamie Reckord.

With the Iron’s woeful defensive displays of late a particular concern, all signings are welcome: but it remains to be seen if a 19 year old left-back, (with a princely 7 league games experience for Northampton Town), will be the panacea to cure our winter blues.

Reckord has been with Wolverhampton Wanderers since he was just 9 years old, and joins Scunny for an initial 1 month loan spell.

It is expected that this loan spell with be another youth loan – along the lines of what was done with both Sam Johnstone & Shane Duffy, with regular extensions if all parties are happy.

He is highly rated by the West Midlands Premier League club, and with just a couple of days of the January Transfer Window remaining, let’s hope that there is a real late flurry of activity for us between now and the deadline.

Although, it is not yet known if the lad’s temperament is going to be good enough: especially considering he’s had numerous brushes with the law over the course of his brief career.

But as long as he is a success for the Iron, one suspects that nobody will care….

So here’s to Jamie Reckord and Scunthorpe United.


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