Josh Joins

February 3, 2015

Bristol Rovers have completed the loan signing of midfielder Josh Wakefield from Sky Bet Championship side AFC Bournemouth. The 21-year-old moves to the Memorial Stadium in a one-month loan deal.

Wakefield began a two-year scholarship with AFC Bournemouth in 2010 and has appeared in 3 League games for the Cherries. He made his debut when going on as a second half substitute against Scunthorpe United in April 2012.

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(Josh Wakefield celebrating his goal against Eastleigh for Dorchester Town in December 2013.)

He has spent time on loan with Wimborne Town, Hamworthy United, Dagenham & Redbridge, Dorchester Town, Welling United and Torquay United.

He has appeared in 10 games for Torquay United this season with 3 starts and 7 substitute appearances between the 23rd of August and 11th October, scoring once against Alfreton Town. Torquay United took 17 points from 10 games in his loan time.

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(Josh Wakefield in action in the match against Lincoln City for Torquay United on 30/08/14.)

Last season he played 18 times for Welling United between the 18th of January and 26th April. He started 13 times and was a substitute 5 times. He scored once against Lincoln City in a spell when Welling United took 22 points from 18 matches.

 

 

 

 

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