Barnet recruit England U19 keeper

06 January 2011 12:59
Managerless Barnet have signed former Portsmouth goalkeeper Liam O'Brien.The England Under-19 international had been training with the Bees after leaving the Championship club. [LNB]The 19-year-old had a loan spell with Blue Square Bet Premier side Eastbourne earlier this season, but played in just one game - a 4-0 defeat at Barrow. [LNB]Barnet first team coach Michael Stone told the club's website: "He is a talented young goalkeeper with a huge amount of potential." [LNB]He added: "He has great stature and understands that the hard word really starts now as he strives to prove himself as a top class senior goalkeeper." [LNB]O'Brien said: "My aim is to be the number one keeper at the club and help Barnet stay up." [LNB]The League Two strugglers have not revealed the length of the deal.

Source: BBC_Sport