Evo-Stik Northern Premier League First Division North club Trafford made two more loan signings in winger or forward Joel Melia from NPL Premier Division side…
….Ashton United and right-back or centre-back Evan Gumbs from Vanarama National League outfit Tranmere Rovers.
Burnley-based Melia signed for Ashton in the summer of 2015 after he was voted the North West Counties League Premier Division player of the year with Barnoldswick Town, despite playing in a side that only just avoided relegation on the final day of the season.
He was originally with Padiham.
Gumbs signed his first professional contract with Tranmere this summer having come through the youth system at Prenton Park.
He made his first-team debut against Luton Town in 2014/15 as a substitute and spent the early part of this season on loan with Trafford`s rivals Burscough.
Trafford have also signed Connor Martin from National League North neighbours FC United of Manchester,
A former academy player at Manchester United and Manchester City and spent time in his playing career in USA, Romania, Holland and Norway.
In 2014 Black was appointed senior coach and player at Tatura Soccer Club, winning GNEFA league medal for the 2014 season.