Posh seal Pritchard loan move
Peterborough chairman Darragh MacAnthony has confirmed the club
have signed Spurs youngster Alex Pritchard on loan until the end of
Posh boss Darren Ferguson has been keen to bolster his midfield,
with winger George Boyd poised to complete a deadline day move to
Pritchard, 20, has impressed for Tottenham’s youth and reserve
sides this season but has yet to make a first-team appearance.
His contract expires at the end of the campaign and although
Tottenham have previously indicated they will offer him a new deal,
the player himself is ensure over his future.
Reports earlier this week suggested Liverpool were interested in
signing Pritchard, though his immediate future now lies at London
Speaking via his Twitter account MacAnthony confirmed the
youngster had signed on with Posh until the end of the
“Delighted to announce loan signing of Alex Pritchard from Spurs
who has joined until end of season. He is a fantastic young
talent,” he said.
“Myself & Gaffer watched this young lad destroy our reserve
team couple weeks ago scoring four goals from playing left
wing/Right wing /att mid.”
Meanwhile, Davide Petrucci has extended his loan at Peterborough
until the end of the season from Manchester United.