Cameron Murray and Luke Nippard confirmed at Weymouth for 2022/23

WEYMOUTH has confirmed the signings of Cameron Murray and Luke Nippard, subject to FA and league approval.

Yesterday, Echosport reported that Murray has committed to a one-year contract, ensuring the midfielder enters the fourth full season of his career at Weymouth.

Murray joined rivals Dorchester Town in January 2019 and has 105 appearances, scoring seven times and making 10 assists.

The former Scarborough man has revealed he is eager for the challenge at Weymouth.

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He told the club’s official website: “I am delighted to have re-signed for Terras in what I believe will be my fourth season with the club.

“But my focus is firmly on this coming season and I’m looking forward to the challenge ahead of us.

“Work has already started and the boys look lively and working hard in training. Can’t wait to see you all again soon!”

Murray’s thoughts were echoed by boss David Oldfield, who said: “We are delighted Cameron has re-signed.

“He was a very important part of the squad last season, very hardworking and committed to the cause of Weymouth FC.

“He has a lot of quality and a huge amount of energy and good quality on and off the ball which can still have the potential to improve further and we are very happy to be working with him next season.”

Meanwhile, Nippard joins Weymouth for a second spell after featuring twice for Terras under former boss Mark Molesley.

Nippard, 21, was released by Bournemouth earlier this summer but has previous experience with Poole and Eastbourne.

Oldfield added: “We welcome Luke to club football, he is a player who has huge potential and did well at this level last season.

“He had a good upbringing at Bournemouth and has the character and qualities to succeed with us and we hope that together we can fulfill our potential.”

Murray and Nippard are the fifth and sixth confirmed signings behind Tom Bearwish, Tom Blair, Ahkeem Rose and Xander McBurnie.

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