UK news Linfield make triple signing as Glentoran back up Irish Cup success with new arrivals of their own last news
MetiNews.Com - With the Northern Irish transfer window opening up today, defending Danske Bank Premiership champions Linfield have wasted no time in strengthening their squad.
Breaking News ! "With the Northern Irish transfer window opening up today, defending Danske Bank Premiership champions Linfield have wasted no time in strengthening their squad. David Healy's side have already announced three new arrivals to Windsor Park, with goalkeeper Chris Johns, striker Christy Manzinga and midfielder Conor Pepper making the switch to the capital.The arrival of Johns, who moves south from Coleraine to be the Blues' new No.1 between the sticks, was already known having been announced on a pre-contract previously, with today's announcement being official confirmation.The 25-year-old, who had spells with Southampton and Bangor prior to joining the Bannsiders, played for four years at the Showgrounds and won an Irish Cup with the northern side prior to making the switch to Linfield.Manzinga, a Democratic Republic of Congo international, arrivesfrom Scottish Premiership outfit Motherwell after training with the Premiership champions on Thursday night.
.Linfield's final signing of the day, former Republic of Ireland underage international Pepper, joins from rivals Glentoran to bolster their midfield stocks ahead of their Champions League tie against Tre Fiori later this month.The 26-year-old from Dublin joins after making 62 appearances in two years at The Oval, with his career thus far taking him from St Pat's Athletic to Dunfermline and then Greenock Morton in Scotland before moving to Glentoran.All three players have signed two-year contracts at Windsor Park.Meanwhile, the Glens themselves, fresh off last night's Irish Cup success, have confirmed they will be announcing three new signings too, with one of them believed to be former Northern Ireland international and Manchester United defender Luke McCullough."
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