Ex-Owl signs for Goole

Peter Gilbert, right
Peter Gilbert, right
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Former Sheffield Wednesday defender Peter Gilbert has signed for Curtis Woodhouse’s Goole Town.

Goole were in the spotlight earlier this week when former Sheffield United trainee Karl Colley threatened to quit football after being sacked by the club for confronting a fan on the terraces.

The 30-year-old was sent off in Goole’s 3-0 defeat against Coalville, a result that saw former United defender David Holdsworth resign as manager after only two months in charge.

Video footage went viral on Saturday showing Colley running into the stand trying to challenge a fan three times, before being dragged away by former Blades midfielder Woodhouse.

Colley has since been charged by the FA for improper conduct,