Barrow sign ex-Newcastle goalkeeper Max Johnson

Max Johnson

Barrow have signed former Newcastle United, Inverness and Blyth Spartans goalkeeper Max Johnson as replacement for the Australia-bound Shaun Pearson.

The 21-year-old is a coach with Manchester City's youth development team and will serve as back-up to regular first-choice Danny Hurst.

Johnson failed to make an appearance for the Magpies or Inverness, but played twice for Spartans.

He is in the Bluebirds squad for Saturday's visit of Tamworth.

Top Stories