U's Break Record, As Gillespie Signs!
Colchester United have broken their transfer record with the signing of striker Steven Gillespie.
Gillespie, 23, joins from Cheltenham Town, for a fee in excess of £400,000. Earlier today Vital Colchester reported that Gillespie could sign in a record deal, to read the article click here.
The U's have smashed their current transfer record, of £350,000, the fee paid for Chris Coyne. Carlisle, Scunthorpe and Southend were just a few of the clubs interested in signing Gillespie.
Gillespie had recently handed in a transfer request following heavy interest.
Vital Colchester would like to welcome Steven aboard and wish him the best for his U's career.
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