Hawks sign teenage defender ahead of this afternoon’s clash

Hawks boss Lee Bradbury. Picture: Neil Marshall
Hawks boss Lee Bradbury. Picture: Neil Marshall

THE Hawks have drafted in 19-year-old AFC Bournemouth defender Tyler Cordner on loan to cover their increasing injury crisis.

The teenager is being thrown in for his debut against Ebbsfleet United in today's Vanarama National League game at Stonebridge Road.

Twenty-one year old Marley Ridge is also named in the starting line-up making his National League debut.

Paul Robinson, Jordan Rose, Dan Strugnell, Mike Carter, Wes Fogden and Andreas Robinson are all ruled out by injury.