Crawley Town defender Jon Ashton joins Braintree Town
Crawley Town defender Jon Ashton has joined National League side Braintree Town.
Reds’ head coach Dermot Drummy revealed the experienced defender has left Crawley.
The Crawley boss said: “He has gone to Braintree two weeks ago.”
Former Stevenage centre-back Ashton, 33, made 30 appearances for Crawley last season, four from the bench, but was out of contract at the end of the campaign.
However he did begin pre-season training at the Crawley before heading to the Essex club two weeks ago.
Braintree have not announced the move and it is not known if he has signed a contract.
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