Richard Peniket: Gateshead sign ex-FC Halifax Town striker on one-year deal

Richard Peniket
Ex-Wales Under-21 international Richard Peniket began his professional career at Fulham

National League side Gateshead have signed striker Richard Peniket on a one-year contract, following the expiry of his deal at FC Halifax Town.

Peniket, 24, helped the Shaymen win promotion from the National League North this season, scoring 11 goals.

He was signed for Halifax by current Tynesiders boss Neil Aspin in June 2014, winning the FA Trophy in 2016.

Aspin had already signed midfielder Russell Penn and winger Kieran Green for the forthcoming campaign.

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