Spireites said to be close to McGinn signing

Chesterfield are said to be close to confirming the signing of defender Paul McGinn.

Tuesday, 21st June 2016, 2:40 pm
Updated Tuesday, 21st June 2016, 4:43 pm
Sheffield United v Dundee 25.7.14 Pic : Martyn Harrison Jamie Murphy - Sheff utd & PAUL MCGINN- Dundee © BLADES SPORTS PHOTOGRAPHY

The 25-year-old right-back turned down the chance to remain with Dundee, where he has spent the past two seasons.

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The brother of former Sheffield United player Stephen McGinn, he counts Queen’s Park, St Mirren and Dumbarton among his former clubs.

The full-back areas proved problematic for Chesterfield at times last season, with a lack of depth and cover for injuries.