'Beast' finalises Magpies move

By Rob Davies
Last updated : 13 January 2006
Crooks - nicknamed 'the Beast' - watched the Magpies 3-2 success over Darlington at the weekend and completed his first training session with County today.

The holding midfielder completed the neccesary paperwork this afternoon and will now team-up with Gudjon Thordarson for the second time, having been the Icelander's captain at Barnsley.

For further transfer news - plus a deeper look into the career of Lee Crooks - be sure to check back to NCM in the near future.