Old Faces Return On Another Busy Week Of Transfer Deals

By Sam Elliott

May has turned to June and for many managers, there’s simply no time to lose.

It’s been another week of hand-shaking and trademark snaps with scarfs-above-heads

So let’s give a little run down of what’s been happening across the country as we start to get a flavour of what’s in front of us.

Paul McCallum, pictured, is back in an Eastleigh shirt after four years away and he says he’s looking to make up for lost time.

The striker scored 35 goals in 67 appearances in a previous spell at the club and said he picked the Spitfires because he wants to take them into the EFL.

“This offer stood out the most to me because I feel like I have unfinished business,” he said.

Gloucester City boss Tim Flowers has got his man, winger Harry Pinchard arrives from Hereford on a two-year deal.

Sam Barratt says he is aiming for promotion after moving to Barnet from Maidenhead United.

Joining him at the Hive is defender Adebola Oluwo, 23, who arrives from Chelmsford City.
There’s big news for the fans as midfielder Harry Pritchard stays after scoring 16 goals last season.

Tamworth must do without Eoin McKeown on their National League North return after he accepted an offer from Buxton.

After impressing against them for Chorley last season, AFC Fylde had made Jonathan Ustabaşı theirs.

As interest appears to be growing in Chester striker Kurt Willoughby, they have signed exciting attacker Zak Goodson.

Havant & Waterlooville hope for a lot better next season and James Collins’ first signing of the summer is 22-year-old Chippenham midfielder Tom Mehew.

Worthing have had a good week after losing their keeper last weekend.

They feel they are in a good place for another challenge next time around after adding former National League South winning striker Joan Luque to their squad.

On Friday, tricky winger Nicky Wheeler agreed to play for the Rebels too.

Young Rochdale prospect Ethan Brierley has joined Premier League club Brentford for an undisclosed fee.

Boston are busy - Keziah Martin joins the Pilgrims from Kidderminster Harriers, and so does defender Tom Leak.

Tom Edge also makes the jump up after leaving Alvechurch while striker Jimmy Knowles, 21, moves from Mansfield Town.

Welling United captain Jamie Sendles White has made the move to Mark Cooper’s Yeovil Town.

Chesterfield have announced the contract extension of their popular midfielder Mike Jones.

It’s been a big summer already for Chelmsford City and they have added another striker to the ranks after showing off Mo Bettamer.

Alex Brown exits Chester as the defender heads to Scarborough Athletic.

Crawley Town defender Tony Craig has officially left the League Two side and makes a return to Dorking Wanderers after playing for the club last season.

Highly-rated King’s Lynn Town midfielder Michael Clunan will play for Scunthrope next season - and against his old club.

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