NEIL Harris says Shane Ferguson will give Millwall different options after signing him on loan from Newcastle United.
The Northern Ireland international met his new team-mates today and will travel with the squad to Shrewsbury for tomorrow’s league opener.
“We’re delighted to be getting Shane on board,” the Millwall boss told the club’s official website. “He is a player who has picked up vast experience in recent seasons playing in the Premier League, the Championship and at international level.”
“Shane is a great acquisition to the squad. He has natural left-footed ability and can provide terrific deliveries into the box.
“He is equally comfortable playing at left-back as he is on the left-wing so that kind of versatility will be very important to us, especially at a time when Joe Martin isn’t available.”
The signing of Ferguson also gives the Lions a new dimension at set-pieces: