UK time is: 16:10:48
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Minstermen swoop for striker

<div style='background-color: #CC0033;'><a href='http://www.rsspump.com/?web_widget/rss_ticker/news_widget' title='News Widget'>News Widget</a></div>

York City have agreed personal terms with Barnet's transfer-listed 23-year-old striker Jake Hyde, who is moving to Bootham Crescent on a three-year contract.

"The Club has agreed personal terms with 23 year-old striker Jake Hyde to become a York City player on a three year contract" - York City FC
However, the Minstermen are still to
settle on a compensation figure with the Conference Premier side due to the age
of the Maidenhead-born forward.

But manager Nigel Worthington is a long-time admirer of England 'C' international Hyde, who has scored 26 times in 69 appearances for the Bees over the past couple of seasons, until rejecting their latest offer of a one-year deal.

That followed earlier brief spells at Dundee, Dunfermline Athletic, Hayes & Yeading United and Weymouth, having originally begun his career as a trainee with Swindon Town.

"The Club has agreed personal terms with 23 year-old striker Jake Hyde to become a York City player on a three year contract," confirmed York's official website. "As Jake is under 24 years of age, a compensation payment will be due to Barnet Football Club."

"Jake has a proven track record of scoring goals in the Conference and in League Two and he is a player I wanted to keep but I wish him well for the future as he is a great lad," head coach Martin Allen told Barnet's official website. "The clubs have not yet agreed a compensation payment and if they fail to do so it will be decided at a tribunal."

Latest recruit Hyde announced the deal on social network site Twitter on Monday morning and was immediately congratulated by England Ladies football captain Steph Houghton, who described the switch to the League Two promotion hopefuls as a "big time" move.


You can now use your social login to comment on our front page articles using your Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts!




YORK CITY SQUAD: INGHAM, *OYEBANJO, PARSLOW, PLATT, COULSON, JARVIS, BOWMAN, FLETCHER, MONTROSE, CARSON, LOWE, PENN, McCOMBE, MURRAY, ILESANMI, MOONEY, HYDE

Join The Vital Debate




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The journalist

Writer: Vital York Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday June 2 2014

Time: 10:50AM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent York City Articles

York consider winger return (Thursday November 20 2014)

Pools wait on midfielder (Thursday November 20 2014)

Youths crash out (Thursday November 20 2014)

Strike pair guest (Thursday November 20 2014)

City Ladies still in the mix (Wednesday November 19 2014)

Wilcox plans urgent talks (Tuesday November 18 2014)

Early promise fails to deliver (Tuesday November 18 2014)

Stats: AFC Wimbledon v York City (Tuesday November 18 2014)

Boro connections at City (Tuesday November 18 2014)

Minstermen must avoid parallels (Tuesday November 18 2014)

Archived York City Articles

List All Minstermen.net Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
York 0 - 0 Wycombe
York 0 - 0 Portsmouth
Burton 2 - 0 York
Exeter 1 - 1 York
Morecambe 1 - 1 York
Dag & Red 2 - 0 York

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Oxford 17 5 4 8 -4 19
19. Mansfield 17 5 4 8 -7 19
20. Carlisle 17 5 3 9 -9 18
21. York 17 2 9 6 -7 15
22. Dag & Red 17 4 3 10 -9 15
23. Tranmere 17 2 6 9 -8 12
24. Hartlepool 17 3 3 11 -16 12

Breaking League News

The Preview: Tranmere Rovers v Southend
Southend : 21/11/2014 14:09:00
Pompey catch Matt Fish
Portsmouth : 21/11/2014 11:28:00
Newcastle Striker Campbell Signed
Hartlepool : 21/11/2014 11:11:00
Another Two On Their Way (Out!)
Hartlepool : 21/11/2014 11:09:00
Reid Tipped To Be Top Scorer
Plymouth : 21/11/2014 10:40:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Have York City appointed the right man in Russ Wilcox?
Suggested By:  Vital York
Yes 58%
No 42%