STOP PRESS! Aldershot Town have landed yet another major coup in the transfer market by snapping up Welsh international defender Karl Ready.

Ready, 30, has been cleared to take his place in the Aldershot line up for trip to Enfield as the News went to press, and will be officially unveiled to his home fans on Saturday.

The blond 6' 1" defender made over 220 Football League appearances for Queens Park Rangers before being transferred to Scottish premier division side Motherwell for £500,000 last year.

Assistant Manager Stuart Cash said, " We have been looking for a right sided centre half and hope that Karl's experience will help the younger players in the side, its great that he has clearance to appear against Enfield".