Shaymen sign former Sheffield United youngster

The Shay Stadium, Halifax
The Shay Stadium, Halifax

FC Halifax Town have completed the signing of Elliott Whitehouse after the midfielder was released by Notts County.

Whitehouse, 21, started in United’s academy, where he played in the 2011 FA Youth Cup Final, and has also played for York, Nuneaton and Alfreton.

He joins Dan Maguire, Josh Macdonald and Sam Walker in signing for Town since the end of the season.