Carlisle United sign Troy Archibald-Henville on loan

Troy Archibald-Henville of Swindon Town celebrates scoring his sides third goal during the Capital One Cup Third Round match between Swindon Town and Burnley at the County Ground on September 25, 2012
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Swindon Town defender Troy Archibald-Henville joins League One strugglers Carlisle United on a short-term loan deal.

Carlisle United have signed Swindon Town defender Troy Archibald-Henville on a one-month loan deal.

The 24-year-old could make his debut for the Cumbrians at Brentford this afternoon.

"Troy is a big defender who has experience at this level," Carlisle manager Greg Abbott told the club's official website.

"He's tough and he can play a bit of football, and he joins us at a time when we need a bit of cover in that area.

"He's another who is versatile and, as with all moves like this, it's one which should benefit all parties concerned."

Archibald-Henville, who is a product of Tottenham Hotspur's youth system, has made just eight appearances for Swindon since signing from Exeter City for an initial fee of £275,000 last summer.

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