Ched Evans ‘delighted’ to seal Sheffield United return from Chesterfield

08 May 2017 15:35
• Evans was released by United in 2012 while in prison• Striker signs three-year contract and says he has much to proveSheffield United have announced the re-signing of Ched Evans from Chesterfield on a three-year contract. The striker was released by United in the summer of 2012 after he was found guilty of raping a 19-year-old woman and sentenced to five years in prison. That conviction was quashed and at a retrial last year Evans was found not guilty.Evans told United’s website: “I am delighted to be back. I still feel I have plenty to prove in football both at club and international level and I believe I can achieve those goals at United, playing in front of the terrific fans whose support I have always appreciated. Related: Why are Sheffield United so desperate to re-sign Ched Evans? | John Ashdown Continue full article

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