Anthony Forde: Walsall winger joins Rotherham United

Anthony Forde
Anthony Forde made 98 appearances in all competitions in his two seasons at Walsall

Championship side Rotherham have signed Walsall winger Anthony Forde on a three-year deal for an undisclosed fee.

The 22-year-old played in 51 games last season for the Saddlers, who suffered a 6-1 aggregate defeat by Barnsley in the League One play-off semi-finals.

He becomes Alan Stubbs' first signing being named Millers boss on 1 June.

Former Republic of Ireland Under-21 international Forde joined Walsall from Wolves in 2014, and has also previously played for Scunthorpe United.

Meanwhile, Stubbs' former assistant at Hibernian, Andy Holden, has joined Rotherham as first-team coach.

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