Leeds United youngster rejoins National League side Guiseley

LEEDS UNITED midfielder Alex Purver has re-joined Guiseley for a second loan spell.

Alex Purver

The 21-year-old made a big impact during his 21-match spell with the Lions in the first half of the campaign, scoring two goals.

And he now returned to Nethermoor for the rest of the 2016-17 season as Adam Lockwood's side seek to rubber-stamp their National League safety.

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Purver is out of contract at Elland Road in the summer, having signed a one-year deal last summer.

Alex Purver made a big impression at Guiseley earlier this season, playing 21 times

Purver could make his 'second' debut in Saturday's home encounter with Dover.

Guiseley are also hoping to bring in another new face ahead of today's 5pm Conference transfer deadline.

Alex Purver made a big impression at Guiseley earlier this season, playing 21 times