VIDEO: A midfield signing, the hunt for a new player, a tweak for the cup and the latest on a Sheffield United loanee

Martin Allen faced the local media this afternoon at the Proact to talk recruitment, his new signing and a tweak to his side's style of play for the FA Cup game.

Thursday, 8th November 2018, 3:21 pm
Updated Monday, 12th November 2018, 1:50 pm
New signing Jonathan Smith

On Saturday Billericay will visit the Proact for a first round proper tie against Chesterfield.

Allen also talked about the potential addition of a new player or two, having had a £50k bid for one turned down in the past few days.

Sign up to our daily newsletter

The i newsletter cut through the noise

New signing Jonathan Smith

He discussed Sheffield United loanee Jake Bennett, who got injured in his first Spireites training session, and is yet to return to the Proact from Bramall Lane.

And the manager revealed that he’s planning a tweak to his team’s style of play for this home game, with an emphasis on his ‘technical’ players who can bring skill to the attack.

Watch our video, above, to find out more about all the major talking points from today's press conference.