Stockport County have handed trials to two players as they look to bolster their ranks.
The League Two outfit have endured a difficult start to the campaign and are on the lookout for reinforcements.
On Tuesday afternoon they ran the rule over two trialists, as Aston Villa's Shane Paul and Eddie Stan, a former Coventry youngster, turned out for the club's second string.
Meanwhile, Glenn Murray has returned to parent club Carlisle United after two months on-loan at Edgeley Park.
The 23-year-old striker proved a real success during his stay in the North West as he grabbed three goals in 11 appearances.