Macclesfield Town sign Waide Fairhurst from Doncaster

Waide Fairhurst

Fairhurst joined Hereford on a loan spell last season

Macclesfield Town have signed striker Waide Fairhurst from Doncaster Rovers for an undisclosed fee.

The 22-year-old, who came through the youth ranks at the south Yorkshire club, signed a two-year contract at the Moss Rose.

Fairhurst had previous loan spells at Shrewsbury Town, Southend United and Hereford United .

Silkmen boss Gary Simpson said earlier this month he wanted to sign another striker before the start of the season.

Fairhurst still had a year remaining on his contract at Doncaster after signing a two-year deal at the club last summer .