Bira Dembele: Barnet sign former Stevenage defender

Bira Dembele
Bira Dembele made 30 appearances for League Two play-off semi-finalists Stevenage last season

Barnet have signed French defender Bira Dembele on a two-year contract after his release by Stevenage.

The 27-year-old centre-back made a total of 43 appearances for Stevenage after joining on a free transfer in February 2014.

The former France Under-21 international has also had spells with US Boulogne and Red Star 93.

"I came here because the club has lots of ambition," Dembele told the club website.external-link "I am very excited to start."