Mick McCarthy has confirmed that Stephen Hunt has signed a 12 month deal with Ipswich Town.
The 32 year old signed a short term deal in November and his contract ran out at the end of last season but Mick McCarthy was keen on signing Hunt for next season and it has been confirmed that Hunt has signed a 12 month deal which means that his contract will run out next summer
The Republic of Ireland international played 23 games for the Tractor Boys last season and impressed the fans with his work rate and determination.
On the signing, McCarthy told the Ipswich star “I’m delighted with that not only because of what he brings on the pitch but what he brings off it, he’s a great character around the place”.
McCarthy confirmed that Hunt will return to pre season training later in the week.