Carlton Ubaezuono came through the Dundalk FC ranks and scored against Finn Harps in the 2017 season. (Pic: Ciarán Culligan)
Carlton Ubaezuono has signed with First Division promotion hopefuls Longford Town following his departure from Dundalk FC earlier in the day.
Longford Town are delighted to announce the signing of Carlton Ubaezuonu to the club.— Longford Town FC (@LongfordTownFC) December 20, 2018
Carlton was recently at Galway United where he impressed on loan from league champions Dundalk FC. pic.twitter.com/IYSRSe9x5K
The 20-year-old spent last season with Galway United on-loan from the Lilywhites, but with Stephen Kenny having moved on as manager, the DkIT graduate follows him out of the Oriel Park exit door having come through the club's academy.
First-team opportunities were scarce for the talented left winger, though he did impress when involved in the subsidiary competitions.
#DundalkFC can confirm that Carlton Ubaeuzonu has left the Club.— Dundalk FC (@DundalkFC) December 20, 2018
We are pleased to have played a part in his development as a player and would like to wish him all the best in his future career.
In news of incomings, John Gill is poised to join the management structure, while a deal for Daniel Kelly to transfer from Bohemians is also nearing the announcement stage. 'Keeper Aaron McCarey's move from Warrenpoint Town will be confirmed in January.