Striker Charles signs for Borough

Elliott Charles
Elliott Charles

Eastbourne Borough have bolstered their attacking options with the signing of former striker Elliott Charles.

Boss Tommy Widdrington has been locked in talks with the powerful 6ft 3” forward and finally got his man on Thursday lunchtime.

The 24-year-old former Dover Athletic man will be in the squad and available for selection for their match at Concord Rangers tomorrow (Saturday).

His first appearance back at Priory Lane will be on Bank Holiday as they welcome on St Albans.

Charles first appeared for Borough in In the 2012-13 season. Widdrington snapped him up from Ryman Premier side Hendon and went on to score 11 goals in 24 appearances before moving on to Dover.

Also signed on Thursday was highly-rated former Southampton youngster Lloyd Foot. The versatile 21-year-old, who played for Andover last season, joins after a brief spell with Sutton United.

Defender Kiran Khinda- John has signed on for a year after impressing in the opening games of the season.

Midfielder Charlie Losasso is expected to be out for a further three weeks.