Aldershot Town: Shots sign Welling's Jake Gallagher

Jake Gallagher
Jake Gallagher earned his first professional contract with Millwall

Aldershot Town have signed England C midfielder Jake Gallagher from Welling.

The 22-year-old, who began his career at Fulham, captained The Wings last season and spent three games as joint caretaker-manager.

Gallagher made 117 appearances for Welling and has played five times for England C since February 2014.

"I had a fantastic time at Welling but it was time to move on and Aldershot Town is a step in the right direction," Gallagher told the club website. external-link

He added: "This is a big club that should be in the Football League, and that's where I want to be playing.

"The club's ambitions are the same as mine and that's a big part of why I wanted to sign."

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