Ex-Pompey triallist joins League One rivals

Ex-Pompey triallist Paul Paton has signed for League One rivals Plymouth Argyle.

Tuesday, 13th March 2018, 11:26 am
Updated Tuesday, 13th March 2018, 12:34 pm
Paul Paton. Picture: Jeff Holmes/ PA Images

The Northern Ireland midfielder spent the first part of last week training with the Blues at their Roko training base.

However, the club opted not to offer the 30-year-old a contract.Nevertheless, Paton - who was released by Scottish Premier League outfit St Johnstone in January - has subsequently won a deal at Plymouth.

The Scot will go into Derek Adams' squad to face Bristol Rovers on Saturday.

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Paul Paton. Picture: Jeff Holmes/ PA Images

The former Dundee United man will also come up against Pompey next month when they travel to Home Park on April 14.

Paul Paton. Picture: Jeff Holmes/ PA Images