Born: December 23, 1993
Position: Striker

Lightning-quick forward Nigel Neita’s call-up to the full Jamaica squad came as a welcome surprise - and demonstrated how much he progressed last season.

The striker made 22 appearances for Steve Bould’s youth team - often on the left flank - before making inroads into the reserves with three substitute appearances.

Born in London, Nigel was originally part of the Millwall set-up before joining Arsenal. He signed his first professional contract with the Club on the eve of the 2010/11 campaign.

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3 Sep 2012