Joe Dodoo signs for Bury on loan

Ghana yougster Joe Dodoo has joined League One side Bury FC on a one-month loan deal.

The exciting 20-year-old returns to Gigg Lane having scored a memorable hat-trick on his Leicester City debut against the Shakers in the 4-1 Capital One Cup Second Round win back in August.

However, with the likes of Jamie Vardy, Shinji Okazaki and Andrej Kramaric ahead of him in the pecking order, Dodoo is struggling to earn regular minutes on the pitch in the Premier League.

Dodoo will now hope to help David Flitcroft’s outfit continue their impressive start to the season as they take on League 1 new boys Burton Albion at Gigg Lane on Saturday 21 November.
Dodoo been capped by England at Under 18 level but his performances have alerted Ghana with the Black Stars keen to bring him in for their Africa Cup of Nations qualifying campaign.

He was born in Kumasi, Ghana but his grandmother brought him to England in search of a better life when he was just eight years old. His family settled in Nottingham where he took up football and was soon spotted by Leicester scouts, joining their academy at 13.