Chesterfield sign Jordan Flores on season-long loan from Wigan

Jordan Flores has joined Chesterfield on a season-long loan from Wigan Athletic.

By The Newsroom
Friday, 18th August 2017, 1:16 pm
Updated Monday, 11th September 2017, 12:52 pm
Jordan Flores
Jordan Flores

The versatile 21-year-old has teamed up with the Spireites ahead of Saturday’s visit of Port Vale to the Proact.

Flores said: “I’m looking forward to getting some games under my belt and hopefully having a successful season.

“There are some good players and I like the way the gaffer plays.”

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Flores spent the second half of last season on loan at Blackpool as they pushed for promotion from League Two.

He made 21 appearances for the Seasiders, including a substitute appearance at Wembley in the play-off final.

Blackpool beat Exeter 2-1 in May at Wembley to secure their place in League One before returning to Wigan.

His only appearance this season has come against Blackpool in the Latics’ 2-1 EFL Cup win on August 8.

And he knows the current Chesterfield boss well after Gary Caldwell gave Flores his debut when they were both at Wigan.

Caldwell added: “He’s somebody I know really well and I’ve seen him develop into a very talented player.”