SC East Bengal on Tuesday introduced the signing of skilled A-League defender Scott Neville on a season-lengthy mortgage from Brisbane Roar forward of the upcoming version of Indian Super League. Neville has had the expertise of enjoying below new East Bengal coach Robbie Fowler on the Roars until final season.
“We are glad to announce that the club has agreed on a season-long loan move for experienced A-League defender Scott Neville,” joint managing director of Shree Cement Prashant Bangur mentioned in a press assertion.
Neville featured in virtually each match for Brisbane Roar in the 2019-20 season lacking out on solely two matches.
The 31-12 months previous helped them to a fourth-place end in the A-League and the workforce was in the A-League Final Series in addition to play-offs. Neville made 25 appearances in his maiden A-League season in Brisbane, bringing his tally to 223 matches in a profession spanning over a decade.
“Scott brings a lot of experience to us having played 12 consecutive seasons in the A-League with 200+ matches and also featured for the Australia U-23 team,” Bangur added.
The Aussie defender mentioned he’s excited to don the crimson and gold jersey.
“India presents a new challenge and I cannot wait to don the red and gold colours and take the field. There will always be massive expectations from us and I am aware of that. I can assure the fans that we will leave no stone unturned in our bid to strive for excellence,” Neville mentioned.