Following on from the recent extension of Conor Branson, Bradford (Park Avenue) have moved to bring in another young player who has followed a similar pathway through the American University System.
Midfielder Lewis Rathbone joined the club last week and is training with the squad whilst awaiting his international clearance from the FA. Rathbone who hails from Manchester and was a member of the Manchester City Academy as a youngster, enjoyed a successful scholar period with Concordia University of Nebraska where he captained the universities squad and was named a Scholar All American in 2017.
In 2018, supporters of the Nebraska Bugeaters who compete in the United Premier League, voted Rathbone the club’s most valuable player.
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