NEW SIGNING: Jack Bycroft

We’re delighted to announce the signing of promising goalkeeper Jack Bycroft on a short-term loan from Southampton!

The 21-year-old spent last season on loan at Taunton Town in the National League South, where he made 48 appearances, kept 19 clean sheets, and earned a place in the National League South Team of the Season!

Bycroft has also spent time on loan at Weymouth and Dorchester and has represented England at under-19 level.

Welcome to the Shots, Jack!

Head of Recruitment Jamie Hedges said: “Once it was apparent that Jordi was to be banned, we as staff created a shortlist. Jack was top of that list and so we are pleased to get our top target!”

“Jack was one we looked at in the summer, he is off the back of a really good season in the level below and is desperate to play and kick on even further.”

Goalkeeping Coach David Smalley added: “We’re really pleased to have Jack on board, he Comes with experience of the National League and was selected for the National League South Team of the Year last season!”

“I want to thank Southampton for there help in bringing Jack in to cover for Jordi while he serves his suspension and I really look forward to working with him and helping in his progression in his career whilst he’s with us.”