Potters youngster signs for Orient
July 17, 2012
Leyton Orient have completed the signing of striker Ryan Brunt on loan. The 19 year old forward moves to the O’s from Premier League outfit Stoke City and will be at the Matchroom Stadium till January.
Birmingham born Brunt started his youth career with Bristol City before joining the Stoke City academy in 2008. Last year, he was loaned out to Nantwich Town, Luton and Tranmere to gain valuable first team experience. He made fifteen appearances for Tranmere last season and even played against Orient when the two sides met in League One last season.
Brunt has become the O’s sixth signing of the summer and will compete for a starting spot along with Kevin Lisbie, David Mooney, Billy Lobjoit and Michael Symes.