Crawley Town sign ex-Bolton defender Mark Connolly

Mark Connolly

Crawley Town have signed Mark Connolly on a free transfer following his release by Bolton Wanderers.

The 21-year-old defender, who had a loan spell at Macclesfield last season, has signed a two-year deal with the League One side.

Reds director of football Steve Coppell said: "He is a talented footballer who is very versatile and is looking to start his career afresh with the club.

"We believe he has a lot to offer and that he will flourish in our squad."