Neil Benjamin (right). — Photo thethaovietnam.vn
Viet Nam News
HÀ NỘI — V.League 1 newcomers Nam Định have signed Trinidadian forward Neil Benjamin ahead of the upcoming football season.
The 23-year-old striker began his career in 2011, aged 17, with W Connection FC in his native Trinidad and Tobago. Benjamin won the TT Pro League title twice and the FA Trophy in 2013-14 during a seven year spell with the team.
Benjamin has represented Trinidad and Tobago at various levels of international competition, having been capped for the U17 and U20 teams.
Earlier, Nam Định also signed Henry Shackiel from Trinidad and Tobago. Shackiel played for Sông Lam Nghệ An last year and scored six goals.
The league this year will begin on March 10, with Nam Định opening their campaign against Cần Thơ. — VNS