Date of birth: 15/10/2001
Joined town: July 2022
Signed from: Wolverhampton Wanderers
Lewis Richards joined Town on loan for a second spell in July 2022, having also featured for the club in the second half of the 2021/22 campaign.
Having joined from Brentford at age 15, The 20-year-old has featured for Wolves’ under 21s in the Papa John’s Trophy for the past three seasons and has also represented Ireland at under 19s and under 21 level.
Having progressed nicely through the youth teams, the defender was promoted to the first team in the 2019/20 season and was then awarded a new contract in July 2020, after featuring in the match day squad for Europa League ties against both of Besiktas and Sevilla.