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Coulson signs for Barnet for club record fee

Luke Coulson has completed his move to League Two side Barnet for a club record fee for Eastleigh.

The 22-year-old's departure comes just days after Joe Partington left the Silverlake Stadium for Bristol Rovers.

A statement from Eastleigh FC read: "After lengthy negotiations, 22-year-old Luke Coulson has transferred from Eastleigh to League Two Barnet for an undisclosed fee.

"Coulson has been with The Spitfires for less than a year but again Eastleigh Football Club do not want to stand in the way of a players desire to play at a higher level, which Coulson has taken.

"It also allows Eastleigh to net a record transfer fee surpassing the amount received only last weekend for Joe Partington.

"Eastleigh wish Luke well for his future and thank him for his time with us."


Coulson Departs For Barnet | Eastleigh FC

Coulson has been with The Spitfires for less than a year but again Eastleigh Football Club do not want to stand in a players desire to play at a higher level, which Coulson has taken and also allows Eastleigh to net a record transfer fee surpassing the amount received only last weekend for Joe Partington.

Barnet sign winger Coulson

PUBLISHED 19:40 17th January 2017 Barnet Football Club are delighted to announce that exciting young winger Luke Coulson has joined from Eastleigh for an undisclosed fee. Coulson, 22, makes the move from the Vanarama National League side where he had reportedly attached interest from Championship clubs.

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