Date of birth: 11/09/1999
Joined town: December 2020
Signed from: Wolves
Edward Francis joined Town in December 2020 having departed Wolves in October, where the Poynton-born man Captained the Premier League outfit’s U23 side on multiple occasions.
Able to play across the back four and in holding midfield, Francis started his career at Manchester City, where he Captained the club at U18 level and spent time out on loan with two different clubs in Holland.
Francis has experience of international football too having represented England from U16 to U19 level and will wear the number 22 shirt at Town.