Dundalk seal loan deal for ex-Liverpool midfielder Krisztian Adorjan
Dundalk have completed the loan signing of former Liverpool midfielder Krisztian Adorjan from Italian Serie B side Novara.
The Hungarian has penned a deal to join the Lilywhites until July and he has already linked up with Stephen Kenny's squad at their pre-training camp in Spain, where he made a sub appearance in a 1-1 friendly draw with Chinese side Shanghai Shenxin.
Adorjan (25) was rated as a hot prospect in his teens. He was on the fringes of Brendan Rodgers' first team at Liverpool in the summer of 2012 and was brought on a pre-season tour of America along with recent Sligo Rovers signing Adam Morgan.
The former Hungarian U-21 international then joined Groningen in the Dutch Eredivisie, scoring three times in 18 games, before joining Novara in 2014.
last-minute He fell out of favour there and was sent on loan to Albanian side FK Partizani last summer.
Meanwhile, Ireland international Cyrus Christie was among the players to make a last-minute move on transfer deadline day in England.
The right-back has signed for Fulham from Middlesbrough for an undisclosed fee.
Elsewhere, 21-year-old Dubliner Eoghan Stokes has parted company with Leeds United by mutual consent. The 21-year-old striker, who has been capped by up to U-19 level, has been linked to both Dundalk and Cork City.
Stokes, who joined Leeds from St Kevin's in 2012, played his only first-team game for the Elland Road club last August when he started in the 5-1 League Cup victory over Newport County.
Limerick defender Barry Cotter has joined Ipswich Town. The 19-year-old Ennis native, who played 11 first-team games for the Shannonsiders last season, has signed a three-year deal with Mick McCarthy's Tractor Boys.