Reid hails Holdsworth factor
Last Updated: July 30, 2012 1:20pm
Reid: Big fan of Holdsworth
Aldershot's new signing Craig Reid has said that the chance to play for former manager Dean Holdsworth was key to his move.
Reid played under Holdsworth at Newport and the 26-year-old striker told BBC Surrey that the Shots' manager was a major factor in sealing the transfer.
He said: "As soon as I heard of the interest from the gaffer and Aldershot I wanted to talk to them straight away.
"I'm more than happy to link up with him again.
"He gave me a chance at Newport and now he's given me another chance now.
"The gaffer knows I've got the mentality required and I've got a bit of experience of this league and what it takes to get out of it."