Jack Higgins: Southport sign York City defender on loan

Jack Higgins
Jack Higgins has previously played at Stalybridge, Asthon United and Rushden and Diamonds

Southport have signed York City defender Jack Higgins on a season-long loan deal after Lincoln City recalled Callum Howe from his loan spell.

Higgins, 25, has made 15 appearances in the National League for the Minstermen this season after joining from Stalybridge Celtic in the summer.

Howe, 22, scored once in his 17 outings with the Sandgrounders.

Former Liverpool and Blackburn trainee goalkeeper Ryan Crumb, 21, has also been released by Southport.

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