Lancaster striker Hattersley joins Stockport County

LANCASTER City’s leading scorer Danny Hattersley has signed for Stockport County.

The Isle of Man forward has scored 23 goals in all competitions for the Dolly Blues this season and joins the Blue Square Bet Premier side after a successful trial.

City and Myerscough College, where Hattersley is a student, have agreed an undisclosed financial package with County for the 19-year-old.

Hattersley will wear the number 10 shirt for the Hatters and has signed a contract until the end of next season.

The deal is subject to a medical.