Rochdale sign Liverpool full-back Stephen Darby on loan

Stephen Darby
Darby is a former England Under-19 international

Rochdale have signed Liverpool full-back Stephen Darby on a season-long loan deal.

The 22-year-old has come through the youth system at Anfield, winning the FA Youth Cup in 2006 and 2007, and has made seven first-team appearances.

Darby reached the League One play-off final during a loan at Swindon in the 2010/11 season.

He had another loan spell in the Football League last term, making 27 appearances at Notts County.