Former Shaymen defender joins Barrow

Actions from the game, Halifax Town v Grimsby at the Shay. Steve Williams.
Actions from the game, Halifax Town v Grimsby at the Shay. Steve Williams.

Former FC Halifax Town defender Steve Williams has joined National League new boys Barrow.

Williams was released by Halifax last week and has agreed a one-year deal at Barrow, where he has previously been on loan.

He joins former Oldham midfielder David Mellor in the squad, who played once on loan for Halifax last season.