Oldham sign former Everton midfielder

first_imgOldham have snapped up teenage midfielder George Green following his release from Everton.The 19-year-old playmaker did not make the grade at Goodison Park but did play six times on loan at Tranmere last season.And now Oldham have decided to bring him in on a two-year deal, which contains the option of a third.And Green revealed how a famous member of the Everton backroom staff – with a strong link to Oldham – helped make his decision.Green told the club’s official website: “Joe Royle at Everton pushed me towards Oldham because of his relationship with the club and I managed to get the move and I’m delighted to be here.“The gaffer has got a good footballing philosophy and he conducts himself very well so I can’t wait to work under him.” 1 George Green last_img read more