Former Yeovil Town loanee Tahvon Campbell has moved up a level on a temporary basis. He has signed for League One side Gillingham as part of a loan agreement with Forest Green Rovers that will run until the end of the 2018-19 season. The 22 year old former West Bromwich Albion striker was on a one year contract at the New Lawn, meaning that he will spend the remainder of his current term at Priestfield.
Campbell had made 39 appearances for Forest Green, scoring seven goals, since arriving in Gloucestershire on loan in January 2018. When West Brom released him that summer, manager Mark Cooper turned it into a permanent deal. This season he's made ten League Two starts, but has tended to be more of a 'squad' player for them during his 24 appearances, which makes his move up a division a slight surprise, although with Gillingham in 18th place in League One and Forest Green in fourth place in League Two there aren't too many places between the two sides.
Gillingham have managed to get through the Transfer Window without striker Tom Eaves going anywhere. Having scored 15 goals this season, the former Glovers player was the subject of plenty of press stories linking him with moves elsewhere. But none of these have turned into anything concrete, with Gills boss Steve Lovell stating that for all of the claims being made about his player, he'd not received a single bid. However, he is out of contract in the summer at Priestfield, which is where the interest in a player who has netted 33 times since leaving Huish Park in the summer of 2017 is likely to hot up.
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