Sky Bet League One side Bradford City have signed Huddersfield Town defender Jacob Hanson on a two and a half-year deal and also Sheffield Wednesday defender Matthew Penney on loan until the end of the season, a statement from Bradford City confirmed.
Stuart McCall has moved quickly on deadline day to strengthen Bradford City’s squad with the arrival of Hanson and Penney.
With the arrival of two full-backs, it is clear which positions that McCall felt that Bradford needed to strengthen before the transfer window closed.strengthen and
Highly rated 18-year-old full back Matthew Penney has joined Bradford City on loan from Sheffield Wednesday until the end of the season.
Penney is joined by fellow full back Jacob Hanson who has made the switch from Huddersfield Town to Bradford City on a permanent deal.
Penney could feature tonight against Oxford United whereas Hanson will have to wait until Saturday where he could make his first appearance for the Bantams against Gillingham.
Bradford City fans, what do you make of the news? Are you pleased by the signings of Penney and Hanson? Do you think they’ll come straight into the fold and get involved in the first team squad? Do you feel you needed further cover for the full back positions? Let us hear your thoughts and opinions in the comment section below!