TRANSFER - Coventry City's Julien Dacosta joins Shrewsbury Town on loan - The Coventry Observer

17th Aug, 2022

TRANSFER - Coventry City's Julien Dacosta joins Shrewsbury Town on loan

COVENTRY City defender Julien Dacosta has joined League One side Shrewsbury Town on loan until the end of the season.

Dacosta has struggled to force his way into Mark Robins’ plans during his two seasons with the club.

The 26-year-old spent the second half of last season on loan at Portuguese side Portimonense where he made 11 appearances in the Primeira Liga.

And the Frenchman made just four league appearances for the Sky Blues in 2021/22 having played 18 league games the previous season following his move from Chamois Niortais.

Dacosta links up with a Shrewsbury side who have recently added former City players Jordan Shipley and Tom Bayliss to their squad with former Sky Blues goalkeeper Marko Marosi also on the Shrews books.

Support community journalism by making a contribution.

The Coventry Observer's team of journalists provide a trusted source news, sport, entertainment and events going on in your area and issues which matter to you - both via our free weekly print edition and daily updates on our website.

Every contribution, however big or small, you can make will help us continue to do that now and in the future.

Thanks for reading this and the Coventry Observer.

Are you on Facebook?

Like or follow our Facebook page - facebook.com/CovObserver to get daily news updates straight to your news feed.

Recruitment

Find a career you'll love with our free career finder website.

Digital Advertising

Advertise on the Coventry Observer to boost your online presence.

Public Notices

View and download all of the public notices in the Coventry Observer.

Subscribe

Receive a weekly update to your inbox by signing up to our weekly newsletter.