Forward Joe Edwards has become the latest player to re-sign for Oxford City Stars head coach Dean Birrell.

The fans’ favourite scored 16 goals and provided 25 assists last season.

The 30-year-old said: “I’m glad to be back at my hometown club for another season.

“I’m looking forward to meeting the new guys Dean has brought in and catching up with the old ones.

“It has been a long summer but I’m sure with the team Dean has put together it will be worth the wait.”

Birrell said: “Joe is an experienced player and an important part of the squad.

“I am looking forward to working with him and helping him deliver a big season.”