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Harrogate Town announces sixth signing

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Published by Lizzy McEllan at 7:53pm 12th June 2019.

Harrogate Town has revealed its sixth signing of the close season: George Smith.

  • Harrogate Town has revealed its sixth signing
    George Smith joins from Chesterfield, where he spent the 2018/19 season, with loan spells at Dover and Boston
    At just 22, Smith has made over 50 appearances in the Football League

The left back joins from Chesterfield, where Smith spent the 2018/19 season, with loan spells at Dover and Boston within that time.

At just 22, Smith has made over 50 appearances in the Football League having featured for Barnsley, Crawley, Northampton and The Spireites within the top four flights of English football.

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Smith started life as a footballer with his hometown club Barnsley, signing a professional deal in 2014 and enjoying loan spells at Bradford Park Avenue and Crawley during his time at Oakwell.

After leaving Barnsley, Smith spent a season in The National League with Gateshead, then League Two with Northampton, before signing for Chesterfield for the 2018/19 season.

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George joins Connor Hall, Scott Brown, Brendan Kiernan, Will Smith and Jon Stead in joining the club this Summer, with all players due to join up with their new teammates in July.

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As usual, the transfer is subject to FA and National League approval on 1st July 2019.

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