Transfer news: Brentford midfielder signs for Stevenage

Stevenage boss Darren Sarll. Picture: Danny Loo

Stevenage boss Darren Sarll. Picture: Danny Loo - Credit: Archant

Stevenage have made their second signing of the week with the capture of James Ferry from Brentford.

The midfielder has penned a two-year deal at Boro, and the news of his signing comes just days after the club announced that Swansea City’s Alex Samuel had joined the club also on a two-year deal.

Ferry failed to make a first-team appearance at Brentford but did have spells at both Welling and Wycombe Wanderers.

The 20-year-old impressed Stevenage managerial advisor Glenn Roeder when playing in a reserve game against Boro before Christmas.

Ferry, who describes himself as a ‘good passer and a dynamic player’, spent a couple of days training at Boro in January before playing against them again in February.


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He was then invited to train with Darren Sarll’s squad towards the back end of last season before signing a deal with the club.

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