Birth Date: 24 Nov 1983
Birthplace: Manchester, England
Position: Midfielder
Appearances: 23
Goals: 0
Joined: 1 June 2011

Player

8. Andy Welsh

Midfielder Andrew Welsh signed a two-year deal with United in June to become the first summer signing of 2011.

Manchester born Welsh, began his career with Stockport County and made 85 appearances for his local club before joining Sunderland in November 2004, helping The Black Cats to win promotion to the Premier League at the end of the 2004/05 Championship season.

He spent three years at the Stadium of Light before moving to MLS side Toronto FC in 2007.

After one season with the Canadian club he returned to England and, after a brief spell with Blackpool, joined Yeovil Town where he made 120 appearances over three seasons.