Wealdstone sign Poku, lose Gayle

PUBLISHED: 17:31 31 May 2018

Godfrey Poku (pic Alan Palmer/Wealdstone FC)

Godfrey Poku (pic Alan Palmer/Wealdstone FC)


Wealdstone have announced the signing of midfielder Godfrey Poku from National League South rivals Oxford City.

Poku has a wealth of non-league experience and made 79 league appearances for Oxford in two seasons, as well as being an influential member of their giant-killing FA Cup side that beat Colchester United last year.

He has played in the Football League with Mansfield Town and also represented Luton Town, Southport, St Albans City, Alfreton Town, AFC Telford United, Woking and Havant & Waterlooville.

Meanwhile, leaving the Stones is defender Ian Gayle, he joined from Welling United in January and made 12 appearances, scoring once.

Wealdstone have had a very active transfer market so far this summer with Poku becoming manager Bobby Wilkinson’s 13th signing and Gayle becoming the 17th player to depart.

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