John McGlynn, the Livingston manager, insists Marc McNulty is ready for the challenge of scoring goals at Sheffield United after completing his £95,000 move to Bramall Lane yesterday.
The striker, who scored 19 goals in the SPFL Championship last season, has signed a three-year contract and will join up with former Livingston team-mate Stefan Scougall at the Skybete League 1 side.
"He has served his apprenticeship at Livingston, he scored a lot of goals and he needed a fresh challenge," said McGlynn of the 21-year-old who was wanted by Derby County in 2012 only for the proposed transfer to collapse.
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"Marc has done it over the years for Livingston, he's ready for it. Everyone is looking for a goal scorer and that's what Marc is."
McNulty is now one of seven Scots at Bramall Lane alongside Scougall, Bob Harris, Ryan Flynn, Stephen McGinn, Neill Collins and Jamie Murphy.