Andre Wright joins Ayr United from Bohs

by Rónán MacNamara

Scottish Championship side Ayr United have announced the signing of Andre Wright from Bohemians.

The striker has signed a deal with the Honest Men until the end of the season.

The 24-year-old joins having netted 16 times in 35 appearances for Bohs since joining in July 2019.

Wright was also named in 2020 PFAI Premier Division Team of the Year.

Having come through the academy at local club West Bromwich Albion, Wright took in loan spells at Kidderminster Harriers, Torquay United and Coventry City.

Ayr manager Mark Kerr expressed his delight to the club’s media team over the signing.

“We have been working hard to add some presence up front. Andre has a good pedigree and was highly thought of when coming through at West Brom.

“He comes to us hungry and at the right age and will hopefully make a big impact to the way we play” he added.

Pending international clearance Wright will go straight into the Honest Men’s squad for their trip to Dundee on Tuesday night. 

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