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Obika signs contract

Posted on 20 January 2009  - 12:00

Young striker Jon Obika has signed his first professional contract at the club.

Obika signs contract

Young striker Jon Obika has signed his first professional contract at the club.

A Second Year trainee in our Academy, Jon, 18, has scored 11 goals for the Under-18s this season, including a hat-trick in the FA Youth Cup third round victory over Sheffield United.

His form has earned him a place in the First Team squad on three occasions this term, and he came off the the bench to make his senior debut in the UEFA Cup game with NEC Nijmegen in November.

Jon also netted on his only appearance for the Reserves so far this season.