Home > Football > England > Championship > Barnsley 

Seasiders sign Perkins

Last Updated: Fri, 17 Jan 2014 17:58
Barnsley

Blackpool have signed midfielder David Perkins on a free transfer from Championship rivals Barnsley.

The 31-year-old, who is not allowed to face the Reds at Oakwell on Saturday, has signed an 18-month deal and is looking forward to being involved against Doncaster next weekend.

He told Blackpool's official website: "I'm delighted. It's a big club and it's absolutely fantastic that I've finally signed.

"A few of my mates are big Blackpool fans but I've not told them yet so we'll see how that goes down.

"I'm going to bring plenty of enthusiasm and quite a bit of experience now that I'm getting on, but I've not lost my legs or appetite for the game."

A brief statement on www.barnsleyfc.co.uk said: "Barnsley Football Club would like to wish David the best of luck in his future career."

Have you an opinion on this story? Put your money where your mouth is and claim a free £25 bet.

Related news

Rose recalled by Barnsley

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 13:50

Wilson still believes in escape

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 18:22

Etuhu struggling for Tykes

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 14:30

Wilson not giving up

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 18:29

Derby defeat rocks Tykes

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 17:14

Duo worrying Reds

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:52

Kennedy grateful to Lady Luck

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 09:53

Wilson: We have the belief

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:37

Tykes boost survival hopes

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 22:01

Same again for Reds

Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:02