TRANMERE Rovers have signed Everton winger Matthew Kennedy on a one-month youth loan deal.

The 19-year old joined started his career with Kilmarnock where he made his first team debut at the age of 16. He played 14 times before joining Everton where he has since become a regular for the Under-21s.

He has represented Scotland at Under-17, 19 and 21 level. Kennedy is available for Rovers' home game against Walsall tomorrow, kick off 3pm.

Manager Ronnie Moore said: "Matthew is highly rated at Everton and he’s someone we’ve watched quite a few times.

"He's quick, likes to take on defenders and will create chances for his team mates.

"I'd like to thank Everton manager Roberto Martinez for allowing Matthew to join us."