Fleetwood forward joins Wrexham

Fleetwood Town's development squad forward Alex Reid has joined National League side Wrexham on a short term loan deal.

Tuesday, 15th August 2017, 7:00 pm
Updated Monday, 11th September 2017, 1:02 pm
Fleetwood Town development squad striker Alex Reid
Fleetwood Town development squad striker Alex Reid

Reid, 21, joined Town’s U23 set-up from non-league side Rushall Olympic in January.

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The former Aston Villa youth hot-shot was involved in the first team’s pre-season tour of Austria.

But after returning to the mainland Reid has not yet managed to break into Town’s League One match day squad.

He has impressed for Paul Murray’s development squad side and now has the chance to prove himself at the fifth level of English football as he joins the Dragons on-loan until October 8.