We are delighted to announce the signing of 20-year-old midfielder Sam Leverett on a permanent contract from Championship side Swansea City!

Sam progressed through the Leeds United Academy until the age of 18 where he signed pro terms with Swansea City, where he has been a stand out performer in their U23’s squad ever since.

Chairman Paul Barthorpe commented “This is a real coup for us, Sam had a number of options, so in deciding to become part of the project we are developing here is very pleasing for what we are trying to achieve.

Sam is a talented young player with a good pedigree and proven track record and is one we are very happy to get over the line!”

Pav Singh Director of football commented : “Sam is a creative ball playing midfielder with great vision, a good range of passing and a superb left foot! He will bring energy and the ability to play that all important killer ball to our midfield.

He fits perfectly with our recruitment strategy, and we believe will be a very effective member of the squad.”

Welcome to Farsley, Sam!