CONNAH’S QUAY NOMADS has announced the signing of 21-year-old centre forward Connor Simpson.

The 6’5” centre forward started his career at Hartlepool United before joining Preston North End and enjoyed loan spells at Lancaster City, Hyde United, Carlisle United and Accrington Stanley before joining Cork City just before the beginning of the Covid pandemic.

In February 2021, Simpson trained with Norwich City before joining Icelandic side Kordrengir.

Simpson has been training with The Nomads for the past month prior to officially joining the club in the January transfer window and will be subject to International Clearance from the Icelandic FA (KSI).

Connor will wear the number 27 shirt at the club.