The club can confirm the signing of 24 year old German, Lennard Sowah. International clearance came through just before 5pm on Tuesday and the player is added to the squad for tonight’s u20 game v Falkirk.
Lennard was on trial with us in the summer, scoring in friendlies v Swansea u23 and Kilmarnock u20. He is a full back.
He began with St Pauli as a youth before going to Arsenal at age 15. He played for Portsmouth where he became the first player to play in the English Premier League who had been born after its formation. He later returned to Germany to Hamburg II (res) before going on loan to Millwall then to Danish side Vestsjaelland.
He has 5 caps for Germany at u16-u19 level.
Lennard has been allocated squad number 46.