Morecambe sign Burnley left back Conlan on loan

Morecambe have signed Burnley left back Luke Conlan on loan.

By The Newsroom
Friday, 15th January 2016, 2:58 pm
Updated Friday, 15th January 2016, 3:04 pm
Luke Conlan.
Luke Conlan.

The Northern Ireland Under 21 international has initially joined The Shrimps for a month having spent the first half of the season on loan with Scottish Championship side St Mirren.

Shrimps boss Jim Bentley said: “We’ve wanted to get competition in all areas, financially we’re struggling a bit, but this kid is highly recommended.

“I’ve seen bits of him. He’s played up in Scotland with St Mirren for the first half of the season.

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“He’s a Northern Ireland Under 21 international so he’s got good pedigree and is a good player.

“We’ll look forward to seeing what he’s all about and hopefully he’ll get into the team and do well.”