Liam Watson, manager of Conference Premier new boys AFC Telford United, has swooped to sign defender Kristian Platt….
….from former Conference North rivals Stalybridge Celtic.
Platt is a product of the academy system at Chester, after he joined them from Rock Ferry, and made his first-team debut against Darlington,
He went onto make ten appearances in the Conference for Chester.
He moved to Stalybridge in the summer of 2010 and became an almost permanent fixture in the squad.
The 22-year-old, who can operate in central defence or midfield, totalled 152 appearances for the Bower Fold outfit, scoring 17 goals.
He has signed a one-year contract with the Bucks and is expected to be involved in Saturday’s friendly at home to Blackburn Rovers.