Bird signs for Newport County
FORMER Portsmouth striker Ryan Bird has parted company with Eastleigh and returned to the Football League. The 29-year-old has joined Newport County who are rock-bottom of SkyBet League Two. Bird was transfer-listed by Eastleigh boss Martin Allen just prior to Christmas.
Newport County AFC are pleased to announce the signing of Ryan Bird on a permanent deal. The twenty-nine year old striker joins the Exiles in time for Saturday's Sky Bet League two encounter with Hartlepool United at Rodney Parade.