Braintree sign up Leicester City youngster Steven Smith

Braintree

Braintree Town have signed young Leicester City midfielder Steven Smith on loan until 28 March.

The 18-year-old will be available for

A product of the Foxes academy, Smith is capable of playing at centre-half as well in the centre of midfield.

He is a regular in Leicester's under-21 side and gained experience on loan at Evo-Stick Northern Premier League outfit Ilkeston earlier this season.