Blyth Spartans announce deal for striker Phil Bannister
Blue Square Bet North side Blyth Spartans have announced the signing of striker Phil Bannister subject to international clearance.
Bannister, 22, has been playing US college football for Loyola University in Maryland but returns to his native north east to join Spartans.
"We know all about Phil," boss Steve Cuggy told the club website.
"He's a talented player and should hopefully do well for us in both scoring goals and creating them."