U’s sign striker Hopper

Brian Jeeves

Sky Bet League Two outfit, Colchester United has confirmed the signing of striker Tom Hopper from Lincoln City.

Hopper becomes Matt Bloomfield’s sixth singing since the transfer window opened. The player came through the ranks at Boston United and Leicester City before representing Scunthorpe United, Southend United and most recently, Lincoln.

The 29-year-old has signed a two-and-a-half-year deal with the JobServe Community Stadium club and is expected to feature in Saturday’s Sky Bet League Two clash at Hartlepool United.

Brian Jeeves

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