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Iron sign Townsend from Hull

The Iron have made Hull City full-back Conor Townsend their second signing of the January window.

Townsend, who recently impressed on loan at Grimsby Town, joins on a free transfer after signing a two-and-a-half-year deal.

The 22 year old spent a brief spell on loan with the Iron last season, making six appearances.

Written by Matt Blanchard

Part of the team since 2007, before becoming editor in 2013. Undertaken the role of match summariser during Scunthorpe United live match commentaries for BBC Radio Humberside. Seasonal contributor to football titles FourFourTwo and When Saturday Comes and a finalist at the Football Blogging Awards in 2014.

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