Alan Tate: Former Swansea City defender joins Port Talbot Town

Alan Tate
Alan Tate has spent loan spells with Leeds United, Yeovil Town, Aberdeen and Crewe Alexandra in recent seasons

Ex-Swansea City defender Alan Tate has joined Welsh Premier League side Port Talbot Town.

Tate started his career at Manchester United and joined Swansea in a permanent deal in 2004 after two loan spells.

The 33-year-old was part of the side which won promotion to the Barclays Premier League in 2011 and was a League Cup winner in 2013.

He was released by Swansea at the end of the 2014-15 season.

Easington-born Tate is set to make his Port Talbot debut against Bangor City on Saturday.