BREAKING NEWS: Peterborough United spend a pretty penny on defender

Peterborough United have snapped up defender Alex Penny from non-league Nuneaton on a three-year deal.

Wednesday, 19th July 2017, 3:34 pm
Updated Monday, 11th September 2017, 12:58 pm
New Posh signing Alex Penny during last night's match with Ipswich. Photo: Joe Dent/theposh.com.

Posh have paid an undisclosed fee for the 20-year old who is most comfortable as a right-sided centre-back.

Sign up to our daily newsletter

The i newsletter cut through the noise

Burnley and Leicester were believed to be interested in Penny who started his career at Hull City.

The Peterborough Telegraph revealed Posh’s interest in the player last week.

He played an hour of last night’s friendly against Ipswich.