Braintree Town sign Newman Carney and Scott Griffiths

Conference Premier side Braintree Town have signed defensive pair Newman Carney and Scott Griffiths.

Former Luton academy player Carney, 19, joins from Dunstable Town, where he won the Spartan South Midlands League.

Griffiths was most recently at Brentford, where he captained the club's development squad.

The 20-year-old has experience of non-league football from a loan spell at Isthmian League Premier Division side Carshalton Athletic.