National League news - August 2019

Rob Milsom
Rob Milsom has joined Sutton United after leaving Notts County over the summer

BBC Sport tracks the latest news stories from the National League, including managerial announcements, new signings and contract extensions.

You can catch up with all of the National League news from July here. Meanwhile, check out the gossip page for the latest rumours and see our list of the latest manager ins and outs.

31 August

Ebbsfleet have signed Stevenage striker Alex Reid, 23, on a six-month loan, and former Falkirk forward Botti Biabi, also 23.

Details of Biabi's contract have not been disclosed.

30 August

Blackburn Rovers centre-half Matthew Platt has joined Barrow on a season-long loan deal.

Notts County have signed forward Kyle Wootton, 22, on a season-long loan deal from Scunthorpe United.

The Magpies have also revealed they have agreed to lease training facilities from local rivals Nottingham Forest from mid-September.

From next month Notts will train at the Holme Road facility, which is on the banks of the River Trent.

National League North side Hereford have appointed former Cardiff, Leyton Orient and Yeovil boss Russell Slade as their new manager.

28 August

Barrow have signed Rochdale goalkeeper Brad Wade on a two-month loan, as cover for the injured Johnny Saltmer.

27 August

Notts County have terminated the contract of midfielder Andy Kellett by mutual agreement.

The 25-year-old played his last game for the club in a 3-3 draw with Colchester in January.

Sutton United defender Dan Matsuzaka will be out for at least two weeks after being knocked unconscious in a collision during his side's 1-1 draw at Aldershot on Monday.

The 22-year-old was released from hospital after passing a series of tests, but he will be sidelined as a precaution in line with concussion protocol.

25 August

Yeovil Town have completed the signing of Swiss striker Gold Omotayo, 25, until the end of the season, after he left League One side Bury.

24 August

Barnet have signed 21-year-old defender Charlie Rowan on loan from Championship side Queens Park Rangers.

Lincoln City midfielder Alex Bradley, 20, has joined Harrogate Town on a season-long loan deal.

23 August

Solihull Moors have signed ex-Crewe striker Alex Nicholls, 31, and former FC Halifax Town goalkeeper Shaun Rowley, 22, on one-month contracts.

22 August

Hartlepool United have signed goalkeeper Zach Hemming, 19, on loan from Middlesbrough until January.

Ebbsfleet United have signed former Republic of Ireland midfielder Frankie Sutherland.

The 25-year-old has spent the past two years with Bromley, scoring 10 goals last season.

16 August

Bromley have re-signed Josh Rees, after the midfielder left Gillingham.

The 25-year-old was part of the side which reached the FA Trophy final in 2017-18, scoring 20 goals from midfield for Neil Smith's side.

Chesterfield have signed striker Mike Fondop, 25, on a one-year deal after his contract at Wrexham was cancelled by mutual consent.

The Spireites have also signed Swindon winger Jermaine McGlashan, 31, on loan until 1 January.

England Under-18 goalkeeper Billy Crellin, 19, has joined Chorley on loan from Fleetwood until 3 November.

13 August

Yeovil Town have signed former Peterborough, Stevenage and Leyton Orient midfielder Charlie Lee, 32, on a one-year deal.

The Glovers have also brought in goalkeeper Marcin Brzozowski, 20, on an initial month's loan from QPR after previous loan stopper Liam Driscoll returned to parent club Reading due to injury.

12 August

Notts County have signed former Grimsby, Bournemouth and Birmingham City striker Wes Thomas and 21-year-old former Huddersfield midfielder Regan Booty.

Thomas, 32, who scored 11 goals in League Two for Grimsby last season, joins the Magpies as a replacement for Kane Hemmings, following his return to Dundee on a three-year deal.

Woking have signed former QPR full-back Joe Felix on non-contract terms, after featuring for the club as a triallist in pre-season.

The Cards have also added midfielder Toby Edser on loan from Nottingham Forest until January, following on from a successful spell at the Kingfield Stadium last term.

Hereford FC have announced that head coach Marc Richards has left the club.

The Bulls, who ended last season with a run of just one win in eight games, picked up four points from this season's first two National League North games but lost 3-1 on Saturday at King's Lynn.

9 August

Former MK Dons striker Brandon Thomas-Asante, 20, has joined Ebbsfleet United after being released by the League One club this summer.

The Fleet have also signed defender Bondz N'Gala, 29, who spent last season at Crawley.

Solihull Moors midfielders Jamey Osborne, 27, has signed a new contract keeping him at the club until the summer of 2022.

5 August

Notts County have signed 27-year-old centre-half Connell Rawlinson after they reached an agreement with League Two side Port Vale.

The Magpies have also signed 18-year-old Sheffield United defender Sam Graham on a season-long

3 August

FC Halifax Town have signed former Accrington winger Danny Williams, 31, ex-Chesterfield left-back Jerome Binnom-Williams, 24, and former St Mirren midfielder Jeff King, 23.

Yeovil Town have signed midfielder Lawson D'Ath, 26, on a two-year deal on a free transfer from MK Dons.

The Glovers also confirmed on Saturday that their prospective new owners have passed the Football Association's owners and directors test.

Woking have signed striker Ibrahim Meite, 23, on a one-month loan from League Two club Crawley.

Bromley have signed Southend midfielder Michael Klass, 20, on a short-term loan deal.

2 August

National League newcomers Woking have signed winger Tyreke Johnson, 20, on loan from Southampton.

Chesterfield defender Will Evans, 27, has signed a new contract keeping him at the club until 2021.

Yeovil Town have signed winger Olly McCoy, 22, and full-back Remeao Hutton, 21m on loan from Championship side Birmingham City until 2 January 2020.

FC Halifax Town have signed former Accrington and AFC Fylde winger Danny Williams, 31.

1 August

Sutton United have signed former Aberdeen and Rotherham midfielder Rob Milsom following a trial spell. The 32-year-old spent last season with Notts County but was released at the end of the campaign.

AFC Fylde have signed former Wigan Athletic goalkeeper Dan Lavercombe, 22, on a one-year contract following a trial with the club.

Chorley have signed former Port Vale and Lincoln City goalkeeper Joe Anyon and former Port Vale midfielder Louis Dodds, both 32, following trials.

Barnet midfielder Jack Taylor, 21, has signed a new three-year contract with the club.

Aldershot have signed former Chelmsford City and Forest Green Rover striker Shamir Mullings, 25, following a trial.

FC Halifax Town have brought in Accrington Stanley midfielder Liam Nolan on a one-year deal. The 24-year-old former Everton youngster has also played at Crewe and Southport.

Tyrone Barnett has joined Eastleigh following his release from Cheltenham Town in May. The 33-year-old, who joined Peterborough for more than £1m in 2012, has also played for Ipswich Town, Bristol City and Oxford United.

Notts County have signed striker Nathan Tyson after a successful pre-season trial. The 37-year-old has played for 13 different clubs and scored 124 goals in a career spanning 20 years.

County have also agreed a new contract with central midfielder Jim O'Brien.

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