Football News Update: JJ McKiernan Joins Lincoln City from Morecambe

In a major transfer move within the EFL, Lincoln City have secured the signing of midfielder JJ McKiernan from Morecambe. The 22-year-old, who turned down a new contract with the League Two club, has joined the Imps on a four-year deal.

McKiernan’s Impressive Career Trajectory

McKiernan, a former Watford youth player who failed to make a senior appearance for the Hornets, has been making waves in the lower divisions. In his solitary campaign with Morecambe, the young midfielder scored seven goals in 28 league appearances, showcasing his impressive attacking prowess.

Lincoln City’s Enthusiasm for the New Addition

Discussing the acquisition, Lincoln City manager Michael Skubala expressed his enthusiasm for the new addition, stating, “JJ is a really exciting player. He has the technical and physical attributes we look for in his position, and can create and score goals.

The move marks a significant step up for McKiernan, as he prepares to make his debut in League One, having previously featured at the non-league level with Eastleigh on loan before joining Morecambe last summer.

A Boost for Lincoln City’s Midfield

This signing is expected to bolster Lincoln City’s midfield options as they aim to build on their recent performances and mount a strong challenge in the upcoming EFL League One season.

“Football enthusiasts will be keen to follow JJ McKiernan’s progress as he embarks on this new chapter of his career with the Imps, showcasing his talents at the higher level of competition.”

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