Leigh Kavanagh joins Derby County under-21s on loan

Young defender to spend first half of the campaign with the Rams.

By Charlie Hanson • 01 September 2022

By Paul Hazlewood
Leigh Kavanagh will spend the season with Derby County.

Under-21s defender Leigh Kavanagh has joined Derby County under-21s on a half season loan.

The 18-year-old has made one Premier League 2 appearance this campaign, having signed for us from Bray Wanderers in 2020.

Under-21s head coach Andrew Crofts said, “Leigh has a good opportunity to go and play regularly at this level with Derby, so we wish him the best of luck.

“The loans team will keep close tabs on him throughout his time with Derby and report back to us on his progress.”