Cropper signs for Southampton

  • Last Updated: August 31 2012, 22:51 BST

Southampton have signed young goalkeeper Cody Cropper after the American impressed during a trial.

Nigel Adkins: Has signed Cody Cropper

The 19-year-old, who had spent two years with npower Championship side Ipswich, has been training with the Southampton youth team for two months.

The USA Under-20 international showed enough during his short time with Nigel Adkins' Saints to earn a two-year deal with the club.