Tranmere seal deals for Robbie Weir and Michael Kay

Robbie Weir
Weir joined Tranmere on loan from Sunderland in February 2011

Tranmere have signed midfielder Robbie Weir and defender Michael Kay from Sunderland on one-year contracts.

Both were on-loan at Prenton Park last season with Weir, 22, making 18 appearances for Rovers.

Right-back Kay, 21, played 22 times, scoring one goal in the 4-0 win over Exeter City in April.

Tranmere have already agreed a deals to keep Andy Robinson and Adam McGurk at the club and have also completed a deal to re-sign defender Danny Holmes.

Michael Kay
Kay scored once in his loan spell at Tranmere last season

Tranmere manager Les Parry said: "Robbie Weir is a classy and versatile player who did really well here while on loan and his style of play suits the midfielders we already have at the club.

Parry continued: "Michael Kay settled into our back four very comfortably and showed he's more than capable of playing in League One. He's got an excellent attitude and has a bright future ahead of him."

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