Date of birth
Republic of Ireland
United signed former-Blackburn midfielder John O’Sullivan on an 18-month deal during last season which keeps him at Brunton Park until the summer of 2018.
O’Sullivan, most recently on-loan at the Wham Stadium, played against United in the 1-1 home draw with Stanley at the beginning of September.
He was made a free agent by Blackburn on his return from Accrington in January.
The Republic of Ireland U21 international was signed up to the Rovers academy in 2009 and made his debut for the first team in May 2013, against Birmingham City.
He has enjoyed loan spells with Southport, Accrington (twice), Barnsley, Rochdale and Bury and has made 95 senior appearances in total, scoring nine goals.
He has played for his country at all levels up to and including the U21 age group.
John is sponsored by Paul O'Sullivan.