Worthing loan O’Sullivan from Seagulls
Worthing Football Club have come to an agreement with Premier League Brighton & Hove Albion for the loan signing of Rian O’Sullivan.
The 18-year-old who signed a 3 year contract with Albion in 2015 and has appeared for the under-23’s this season joins Gary Elphick’s team on an initial six month loan deal.
The Irishman who can operate in any position on the left-hand-side has been capped by his country at under 16,17 and 18 level.
“He’s an exciting, young prospect from BHAFC” said Elphick. “He is very quick, has got a great left foot and can play anywhere down the left”.
“We’re very thankful for the continued relationship with have with Brighton and Hove Albion and hopefully it should also benefit them to give Rian some experience of first team football at a good level”.
O’Sullivan is inline to make his debut in Saturday’s trip to Dorking Wanderers in the FA Cup first round qualifying.