Former Peterborough United striker leaves QPR

Former Posh striker Conor Washington has joined Sheffield United after his contract with QPR was terminated by mutual consent.

Friday, 31st August 2018, 1:19 pm
Updated Monday, 3rd September 2018, 12:17 pm
Conor Washington of QPR  is marked by Tyler Denton and Ryan Tafazolli of Peterborough United in a Carabao Cup match earlier this month. Picture: Joe Dent
Conor Washington of QPR is marked by Tyler Denton and Ryan Tafazolli of Peterborough United in a Carabao Cup match earlier this month. Picture: Joe Dent

The 26-year-old Northern Ireland forward scored 14 goals in 98 games for Rangers, but his deal was due to expire at the end of the season.

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QPR paid an undisclosed fee for Washington when they signed him from Peterborough in January 2016.

“Conor ticks a lot of boxes in what we are looking for at the top of the pitch,” said Blades boss Chris Wilder.