Select a Team

Paterson seals loan to Accies

Former Southampton trainee looks to kick-start his career

Last Updated: 09/08/11 7:43pm

  • Share:
Paterson: Young striker has secured a six-month loan deal to Accies

Paterson: Young striker has secured a six-month loan deal to Accies

Sky Bet

Southend striker Matt Paterson has completed his six-month loan to Hamilton Academical.

The 21-year-old will hope he can provide the goals that will enable the Accies to achieve an instant return to the SPL after last season's relegation.

Skysports.com revealed on Monday that a deal was close to being struck for the player who began his career at Southampton.

Paterson was loaned out to Stockport last season and has failed to break into Paul Sturrock's first-team plans.

He recently had a trial at Oxford United but a deal with the League Two club failed to materialise.

Paterson has just one year left on his contract and will hope to impress Accies boss Billy Reid during his tenure at Douglas Park.

  • Share:

Related

Most Popular

Features

What they said about Leicester

What they said about Leicester

As Leicester close in on an unprecedented Premier League title, we look back at what the pundits said at the start of the season.

Wenger in the spotlight

Wenger in the spotlight

Poor form and questionable decision-making has put Arsene Wenger in the spotlight at Arsenal.

Should Sturridge start?

Should Sturridge start?

Will Jurgen Klopp rue his decision not to play Daniel Sturridge in the first leg at Villarreal?