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1 August 2013

Defender signs on dotted line

Northampton Town have signed the former Leeds United and Colchester United defender Matt Heath on non contract terms.

The experienced Heath, who has also represented Leicester City and Coventry City, has played nearly 300 senior games and arrives at Sixfields having played as a trialist in the pre-season game with Leicester in midweek.

“Matty is going to help us out and he’s very kindly agreed to join us on a non-contract basis," said boss Aidy Boothroyd

“He adds to our squad and he gives us a little bit more cover at centre-back.

"He has experience, he has height and power and he is a good organiser.

"I have worked with Matt before when I was at Colchester and I know what he will bring. He is a good professional, he will do a good job for us and I am pleased to welcome him in."

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