Shots Loan Barrett

Aldershot Town have signed Reading midfielder Josh Barrett on a one-month loan deal from the Championship club.

The Oxford-born 20-year old midfielder has represented Republic of Ireland at Under-21 level and has made four appearances for the Royals first team.

He also spent time on loan at Coventry City in League Two at the latter stage of last season where he made eight appearances including two in their FA Cup run.

Josh will wear the number 20 shirt and is available for selection for today’s Emirates FA Cup game against Bradford City.