October 18, 2020 10:45:40 pm
SC East Bengal on Sunday introduced the signing of nationwide staff striker Jeje Lalphekhlua forward of the upcoming Indian Tremendous League season.
The 29-year-old Jeje has performed greater than 50 matches for India since making his debut in 2011. He was a free agent after leaving Chennaiyin FC earlier this yr.
Jeje has scored 94 objectives in 251 matches in Indian membership soccer.
SC East Bengal additionally introduced the signing of Scottish defender Danny Fox and German midfielder Ville Matti Steinmann.
Fox, 34, is a veteran defender who has performed for Burnley and Southampton within the English Premier League. A Coventry Metropolis star, Fox joins SC East Bengal from Wigan Athletic.
Fox joined Coventry Metropolis within the English Championship from Walsall in 2008, enjoying 57 league video games and scoring six objectives earlier than being snapped up by Celtic within the Scottish Premiership.
After his stints with Burnley and Southampton within the Premier League, he moved to Nottingham Forest within the Championship forward of a transfer to Wigan.
“Having rubbed shoulders with the easiest within the Premier League, I’d be able to share my expertise with the squad and the problem of representing the most effective membership in India motivates me no bounds,” Fox stated.
“For the followers on the market, we all know your ardour in direction of the membership and we might go the yard to make sure the grins are at all times intact,” Fox stated.
German midfielder Matti Steinman additionally joins the pink and gold brigade from A-League facet Wellington Phoenix FC. The 25-year-old defensive midfielder has performed in Bundesliga for Hamburger SV within the 2018-19 season.
“I’m actually wanting ahead to including to the energy of SC East Bengal, which is already a high facet in India.
“I’ve been doing numerous studying on the membership and soccer in India, and the mission underneath Robbie excites me. I can not wait to get going, for us and the hundreds of thousands of followers we now have the world over,” Matti stated.
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