Sean McGinty: Aldershot sign defender from Rochdale

Sean McGinty
Sean McGinty has also had brief spells with Sheffield United, Tranmere Rovers and FC Halifax Town

Aldershot have announced the signing of defender Sean McGinty from Rochdale on a one-year deal from 1 July.

Ex-Manchester United trainee McGinty, 21, played 13 times for the Conference club after joining on loan in February.

"It's a fantastic move for me at this stage in my career. I want to push on here," McGinty told the club website.

Meanwhile, 35-year-old goalkeeper Phil Smith, who was the Shots' first-choice stopper for 2014-15, has agreed a new one-year contract with the club.