Vanarama National League side Gateshead, have completed the signing of Sheffield United forward Jake Wright on-loan until the end of the season, reports the club’s official website.
Wright has previous experience in the National League, spending earlier parts of the season with Gateshead’s rivals York City and Southport, who are both looking like certainties for relegation.
The 20-year old is likely to gain a different experience from his latest loan move, with Gateshead challenging at the top of the league, and looking for promotion to the Football League.
????LATEST NEWS: We are pleased to announce the loan signing of Sheffield United forward Jake Wright.
— Gateshead FC (@GatesheadFC) March 23, 2017
Heed are currently fifth in the league and looking to secure their place in the Play-Offs, but face stiff competition with Aldershot Town just one-point behind them in the table with seven fixtures of the regular season remaining.
Wright has struggled for opportunities at Bramall Lane, with Chris Wilder’s side pushing for promotion from Sky Bet League One.
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