Tranmere target Mark Hughes has today signed for League One rivals Walsall on a free transfer.
Hughes was strongly linked with Rovers after turning down a contract at Northampton, and was tipped to be a replacement for Ben Chorley who has now left Prenton Park to join Leyton Orient.
However today the former Everton and Stockport man has joined Walsall.
‘We are delighted with this acquisition,’ said manager, Chris Hutchings. ‘Mark is a leader and a talker who has been captain of both Northampton and Everton reserves prior to that.
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