Matty Pearson: Accrington Stanley defender signs new deal

Matty Pearson
Matty Pearson has scored twice for Accrington, in the victories over Dagenham and York

Accrington Stanley defender Matty Pearson has signed a new contract, keeping him with the League Two club until the summer of 2018.

The 22-year-old joined on a one-year deal from FC Halifax Town at the end of last season.

Pearson has made 25 appearances for Stanley, scoring twice.

"It's great to have my future sorted," he said.external-link "This is such a warm club. You're welcomed wherever you go and whoever you speak to."