Evo-Stik Northern Premier League Premier Division club Grantham Town have signed midfielder James Playford after receiving international clearance.

A former English Schools FA under-17 representative, Playford has been on the books at Doncaster Rovers and Grimsby Town as a youngster.

Since then he has been with Cleethorpes Town and Boston Town and joins the Gingerbreads after a spell at Altona City SC in Australia.