Chelmsford City have agreed terms with defender Michael Spillane for the 2018-19 season.
Spillane first signed for the Clarets having been released by Lowestoft Town during the 2016-17 season. The 29-year-old defender struggled to break into the City first team to begin with, but secured his starting position in the early months of 2017.
A former Norwich City youngster, Spillane impressed heavily during his debut season with the Clarets – making eighteen appearances as City reached The National League South Promotion Final and won the BBC Essex Senior Cup. Spillane was retained for the 2017-18 season and continued his fine form at the heart of the City defence.
Playing an ever-present role in City’s squad, scoring eight goals from 45 appearances in all competitions. His impressive performances for Chelmsford City led to the defender taking four prizes home from the end of season awards ceremony – Goal of the Season, Players’ Player, Manager’s Player and Supporter’s Player of the Year.