Chorley FC has announced that striker James Dean has signed a contract that to remain at the club until at least the end of the current season.

His form in recent week has earned rave reviews and this has not gone unnoticed elsewhere with many clubs making enquires for the striker, including side from the football league.

With the club are focused on achieving promotion the club moved to ensure he remains at Victory Park.

A spokesman for Chorley FC. said: “His contract is just reward for his performances since joining from AFC Fylde in early September.

“His two goals on Saturday takes his tally to 15 goals in 36 appearances, but his game in not all about his goal ratio; his work rate is second to none and he creates as many opening for his teammates as they create for him.

“Deano is delighted to sign and has already begun discussions with the club about extending his stay beyond the end of his new deal.”