Luton Town to sign defender Garry Richards

Garry Richards

Luton Town have agreed a deal to sign Garry Richards on a two-year deal from 1 July.

Centre-back Richards suffered a broken leg in March whilst playing for Gillingham, and was released by the League Two outfit in May.

The 26-year old, who made made 122 appearance in four years at the Priestfield Stadium, has also had spells at Colchester and Southend.

Hatters boss Paul Buckle said:external-link "I'm after winners, and Garry is a winner."

Buckle continued: "With both Colchester and Gillingham he has had the experience of winning promotion.

"He's a leader too, and has a real presence in defence. He is strong and powerful."