Mansfield Town sign midfielder Soloman Taiwo

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MIDFIELDER Soloman Taiwo, who played for Mansfield Town in the midweek reserve team win over Gateshead, signed for the Stags on Saturday morning - and went straight into the squad for this afternoon’s bSBP clash at CAmbridge.

The 27-year-old was a free agent after being released by Cardiff City in the summer, where he made made 12 appearances in three seasons for the Bluebirds, Earlier in his career he spent two years at Dagenham & Redbridge, at the heart of the midfield as they narrowly missed out on a place in the League Two play-offs in 2009.

Lagos-born Taiwo will wear the number 35 shirt for the Stags.