Accrington Stanley have signed Northern Ireland Under-19 international striker James Gray on a one-year deal following a successful trial at the Crown Ground.
The 20-year-old came through the youth system at Middlesbrough and played for Darlington and Kettering in the Blue Square Bet Premier last season.
Gray told the
"I am not expecting to be in the starting line-up straight away.
"Hopefully I can push my way in and cement a place in the team."
Manager Paul Cook added: "We're looking forward to working with James.
"He's impressed us in his time at the club so far and we feel he can improve on what we've seen so far."