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Plymouth Argyle holds cheerleading auditions

Plymouth Argyle is auditioning for cheerleaders this morning (Saturday 1 June). The club says it has seen a high level of interest and is therefore adding a second audition as well - Saturday 8 June.

It is looking for 'talented dancers and athletic performers' aged 16 or over. They will be required to entertain the Home Park crowd on match days and represent the club in the local community.

McCormick re-sign: Plymouth Argyle statement

Luke has advised us that, as part of the deal, he will donate a significant sum of money and give his time to support a local children's charity.

– Plymouth Argyle

Although Luke made a dreadful mistake with unthinkable consequences, he has served his time and is totally remorseful.

While I respect others who have alternative views, from a moral standpoint, the Board and I think Luke is entitled to rehabilitation.

John Sheridan wanted to sign him and the club is totally supportive of that.

– James Brent, Argyle chairman


BREAKING NEWS: Plymouth Argyle confirm Luke McCormick is back

Luke McCormick has been signed by Plymouth Argyle for a one-year contract Credit: PA

Plymouth Argyle have confirmed today that they have re-signed Luke McCormick for a one-year contract.

Argyle fired their former goalkeeper after he caused the death of two children in a car crash. 29 year old McCormick was sentenced to seven years and four months in jail, but served just half that term.

Wotton signs new deal with Argyle

Plymouth Argyle's Paul Wotton Credit: Neal Simpson/EMPICS Sport

More than 18 years after he first joined the club,. Paul Wotton has signed a new one year deal with Plymouth Argyle.

The 35 year old will start the new campaign with a new role as a Senior Professional Development Coach with the club's Academy. Hopwever he will continue as a first team player.

Wotton has has made 475 appearances for the Argyle and if he plays half the matches next season he will become only the second Green to reach 500 appearances, behind current Academy head Kevin Hodges.

Statement from Plymouth Argyle on Sheridan

We are delighted to announce that, following a meeting with Plymouth Argyle owner James Brent, John Sheridan has agreed, in principle, to continue as Argyle manager. The fine details of the appointment are to be ironed out, and both parties are confident that a deal will be finalised within the next few days. Accordingly, John will begin preparations for the 2013-2014 season immediately. Top of his priorities is to assess and make decisions regarding the playing squad for the new campaign, which John will be addressing this week.

– Statement from Plymouth Argyle Football Club


Yeovil to face Sheffield United in the play-offs

Yeovil Town will meet Sheffield United in the League One play-off semi-finals.

The first leg is at Bramall Lane next Friday, with the return at Huish Park on Monday 6th May.

The winners will play either Swindon Town or Brentford in the final at Wembley on Sunday 19th May.

Friday 3rd May - 7.45pm

Sheffield United v Yeovil Town

Monday 6th May - 1.30pm

Yeovil Town v Sheffield United

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