Conor Wilkinson joins Newport County on loan

Confirmation of striker's temporary move to Welsh outfit

Conor Wilkinson has joined Newport County on a loan deal until February 20.

The Republic of Ireland Under-21s international recently returned to Macron Stadium after spending the first half of the season on loan at Barnsley.

Wilkinson is in line to make his debut for Warren Feeney’s side, who currently sit 20th in the Sky Bet League Two table, against Dagenham and Redbridge on Saturday.

The 20-year-old has seven senior appearances in a Bolton shirt to his name, while has also previously spent time on loan at Chester, Torquay United and Oldham Athletic.

Full updates of Conor's progress at Newport will follow in our loan watch series. 

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