Former Chesterfield goalkeeper Grant Smith joins National League rival Yeovil Town

Former Chesterfield goalkeeper Grant Smith has joined National League rival Yeovil Town.

Thursday, 24th June 2021, 10:28 am

The 27-year-old has joined the Glovers on a one-year deal.

The stopper left the Spireites by mutual consent last week despite only signing a new one-year contract two months ago.

Smith was a popular figure with Blues fans and recorded 10 clean sheets in 18 appearances last season.

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Grant Smith has joined Yeovil Town.
Grant Smith has joined Yeovil Town.

On signing for Yeovil, Smith said: “It feels really good to be here. I’m really happy to get it over the line and looking forward to getting started.

“I’m coming into here with a positive mindset. I’m really excited to actually meet the lads and show them what I can do.

“It’s a great club, hopefully the fans will be back in. I hope they can come and support the team. It’s been a tough 18 months for everybody, but hopefully we’re at the end of things and brighter times are to come.”