Ex-Bolton striker Jack Sampson has signed a two-year deal at Morecambe, becoming their third summer signing.
The 20-year-old was released by the Championship side at the end of last season without making a senior appearance for Wanderers.
But the former England Under-19 international, does have Football League experience from loan spells at and
"Jack has a good pedigree and has loads of potential," boss Jim Bentley said.
"I think he will have a lot to offer. He is still only young and we won't put too much pressure on him, but I am really pleased that he has joined us.
"He has played for England and comes highly recommended. I am sure he will make progress with us over the next two years," Bentley told the club website.
Sampson joins fellow signings and at the Globe Arena next term.