Joel Dixon

Dixon makes loan move

by Ashley Houghton

Keeper returns to Workington.

Sunderland goalkeeper Joel Dixon has joined Skrill North outfit Workington Reds on a one-month loan deal.

Dixon, 20, spent time at Borough Park last season, featuring eight times at the Reds finished 14th in the sixth tier of English football.

The Middlesbrough-born stopper has been ever present so far this campaign for the development squad, featuring in all eight league matches as the young Black Cats rose to second in the Barclays U21 Premier League.

Dixon is set to feature as Workington host Gainsborough Trinity on Saturday with the Reds looking for their first league win in six matches.