GUWAHATI, Sept 20 � The much awaited arrival of North East United FC�s marquee player � Joan Capdevila came to end with his arrival to Mumbai today. A Spanish native, Capdevila represented his nation on 60 international occasions.
Capdevila has played over 400 games with 36 goals in the La Liga for eminent clubs like Espanyol, Atletico Madrid, Deportivo and Villarreal. He is now a vital left back defender for the North East United side and the team management is excited about the experience he will bring to the table, stated a press release.
Lajong FC managing director and NEUFC co-owner, Larsing Ming said, �This is the best thing that has happened to NorthEast United FC. A player of Joan Capdevila�s caliber will definitely add impetus to our ambitions in the upcoming ISL.�