Experienced defender to remain at Redcar Athletic for a further month.

Redcar Athletic are delighted to confirm the extension of Lewis Ritson’s loan agreement until the end of January.

Ritson joined the Steelmen at the start of December, making his debut in Friday night’s disappointing derby defeat to Guisborough Town.

WATCH | Redcar Athletic 1-2 Guisborough Town

A former Hull City youth prospect, the 25-year-old has enjoyed a fruitful career around the north-east non-league scene, and proves a valuable asset to Gary Forster whilst Adam Wheatley is condemned to the sidelines.

Redcar Athletic would like to place on record its thanks to Whitby Town for their participation in agreeing to extend the deal.

It’s great to have you with us, Lewis!


A rollercoaster of emotions, 2023 draws to a close on the Redcar seafront in the toughest fashion, as title-favourites Shildon come to town.

Redcar Athletic’s final home game of the year, we hope to see you down the Lane to conclude another successful term for the infant Steelmen.

Find out more: Redcar Athletic Fixture List 2023/24

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