Blue Square Bet North club Corby Town have signed midfielder Tyron Amory, who last played for Evo-Stik League….
….Southern Premier Division side Barwell.
Fitness instructor Amory failed recently in his bid to win a professional football contract with npower League Two high-flyers Swindon Town.
The personal trainer from Solihull made the final stages of a nationwide contest to bag a deal with Paulo do Canio’s side, but he just failed to clinch a contract.
He beat more than 5,000 entrants to reach the last four of the competition.
But despite missing out on his Swindon dream, the 22-year-old has earned a consolation prize of a semi-pro contract at Corby after impressing scouts during the contest.
Originally on the books at Derby County, Amory went on the represent Atherstone Town, Bedworth United and Barwell before trying out at Swindon.