AFC Mansfield sign former Mansfield Town and Peterborough United player Jimmy Ghaichem


AFC Mansfield have signed Jimmy Ghaichem from Scarborough Athletic.

Ghaichem will go into the squad for the game against Shirebrook Town on Tuesday night.

Ghaichem is a winger who began his career as a trainee at Mansfield Town, before turning professional in 2005.

He then had a brief spell at Sheffield Wednesday before joining Peterborough United in 2006.

He made three appearances for Peterborough in all competitions and had a loan spell at Rushden & Diamonds before being released at the end of the 2007–08 season.

He then signed for Harrogate Town and made 26 appearances before joining Ilkeston Town in January 2010.

He joined Scarborough Athletic in August 2011. Ghaichem made 36 appearances in the 2011-12 season, with his most memorable goal coming in a top of the table clash against Tadcaster Albion.

At the end of the season he left to join Frickley Athletic where he made 37 appearances in the 2012-2013 helping them secure their league status with a goal on the final day of the season against Worksop Town. He returned to Scarborough Athletic at the beginning of the 2014-15 campaign and has now signed for AFC Mansfield.