Oldham Athletic have completed the signing of forward Jonathan Forte on a one-year deal.

The 28-year-old joins on a free transfer following a successful trial and he is manager Lee Johnson's eighth summer signing.

He was released by Southampton at the end of last season and the striker has over 260 professional appearances under his belt, scoring 50 career goals. Forte came through the ranks at Sheffield United, going onto play for Doncaster Rovers, Rotherham United, Notts County, Scunthorpe United, Preston North End, Crawley Town and the Saints.