Tottenham's Kenny McEvoy joins York City on loan until January

The Tottenham Hotspur winger will spend the next few months playing in League Two.

Tottenham Hotspur reserve player Kenny McEvoy has completed a loan move to League Two side York City with the news announced on Spursofficial Twitter account on Wednesday afternoon.

The 21-year-old is predominantly a right winger although he can operate on the opposite flank or as right-sided central midfielder if required and given his age he will no doubt be happy to get some much needed first-team football under his belt in the months ahead.

McEvoy started his career in Tottenham’s academy in 2011 but he is yet to feature for the first-team, instead having to make do with a number of previous loan spells at the likes of Peterborough United, Colchester United and Stevenage.

The former Republic of Ireland under-17 international will now be hoping to make an impact at York, who are currently 23rd in League Two, in the relegation zone on goal-difference.

McEvoy has played 44 matches for Tottenham’s under-21 side, scoring 13 goals and providing nine assists in the process, and now is the perfect time for him to step up, whether his long-term future is at White Hart Lane or, more likely, elsewhere.

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