Hyde United have signed two players on loan to bolster their squad.
Josh Doherty has arrived on a month’s loan from National League North side Spennymoor Town and Will Russ returns for a second loan spell from League One side Fleetwood Town.
With injuries to his back line, manager Nick Spooner has moved to bring in Doherty
The 27-year-old from Northern Ireland started his career at Ards before moving to England with Watford, Crawley where he made over 100 EFL appearances, Colchester, Barnet and Portadown in his homeland before joining South Shields last summer where he won the Northern Premier League, premier division.
This summer saw him make the move to Spennymoor where he has made 10 appearances.
Doherty has also represented his country at youth level winning six caps for the U21s.
Striker Russ (20) spent the back end of last season with the Tigers scoring five goals in his first seven games before suffering an injury.
This season he has been at league rivals Marine where game time has been limited but he has still managed two goals.
Photo thanks to Don Goodwin.