Centre half Louis started his career at Sunderland, and made his debut in May 2011 in the Premiership against Wolves.
He then had a loan spell at Wycombe, and was released by Sunderland in 2014. He joined Nottingham Forest for a season, before heading northwards to Motherwell and Inverness CT in the Scottish Premier League.
He returned to England and played for Hartlepool in League Two, before he left in October 2018 and joined Blyth, where he was a very consistent performer over the rest of the season, helping them into the play offs. He was a free agent at the end of the season and followed Alun Armstrong to Darlington..
Louis has also been capped by England at Under 16, 17, 18 and 19 level.
Home kit sponsor: PH Couriers -- Brian Hunt
Away kit sponsor: Bandera Texas DFC Supporters
Here's an interview with Louis just after he'd signed.