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Town snap up Irish winger

Stephen Hunt competes for the ball alongside former Birmingham City winger Nathan Redmond, now at rivals Norwich City. Credit: PA

Ipswich Town have completed the signing of Irish winger Stephen Hunt on a short-term deal until January.

The 32-year-old has 39 caps for the Republic of Ireland but has been without a club since leaving League One side Wolverhampton Wanderers in the summer.

Hunt is certainly no stranger to Tractor Boys boss Mick McCarthy, with McCarthy having signed the midfielder for Wolves in 2010.

The wide man is available for Saturday's match at Blackpool, a club he ironically nearly joined earlier in the season.

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