Eastleigh: Connor Essam and Mikael Mandron join National League club
National League Eastleigh have signed defender Connor Essam and striker Mikael Mandron ahead of next season.
Essam, 23, joins from Leyton Orient on a one-year deal, having previously been on loan at Dover last season.
French-born Mandron, 21, has agreed a two-year deal with the Spitfires having been released by Sunderland.
He made seven appearances during a loan spell with Hartlepool last season, scoring in an FA Cup second-round replay win against Salford City.
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