Colchester United have signed David Barnes, the full-back, from Watford on a free transfer. Barnes, 34, has had spells with Sheffield United, Coventry City and Ipswich Town.
Gary Bennett, the 35-year-old former Sunderland defender, has joined the Third Division club Scarborough as the club's new player-coach.
Danny Greaves, the Southend United coach and son of the former England player Jimmy, has parted company with the club he first joined as a player 15 years ago. The club said they "regretted" Greaves' departure but refused to discuss the reasons behind the move.Reuse content