Morecambe close in on loan signing of Preston striker Jack Ryan

Morecambe are understood to be on the verge of signing Preston North End striker Jack Ryan on loan.

Wednesday, 5th August 2015, 11:55 am
Jack Ryan in action for Preston North End against Chorley.

The 19-year-old from Barrow made his Football League debut last season following loan spells with Stalybridge Celtic and Stockport County.

The Shrimps are on the hunt for reinforcements up front after Jack Redshaw’s departure to Blackpool and have also been taking a look at former Crewe, Coventry and Sheffield United striker Shaun Miller.

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Jack Ryan.

Ryan, a powerful striker, would give Jim Bentley a different option in attack with Paul Mullin and first year professional Jack Kelleher the only out and out front men under contract.