Solihull Moors have added Eddie Jones to their squad.

A versatile midfielder and proven on pitch leader, Jones is a product of the Forest Green solihull moorsRovers academy, he captained their under-18s to a league cup win in 2009 before signing for Gloucester City in 2010.




Jones then took the opportunity to play in the USA for MLS side DC United’s under-23s in 2011.

In 2012, he was selected for the Wales University squad for the home nations tournament in 2012, winning a runners-up medal and the honour of representing the Great Britain Universities side.

Jones then took another transatlantic journey, and whilst studying at the University of Dayton, captained their soccer team until 2014. It was during this period that he was awarded the ‘most valuable player’ award for the league.

After his time at Dayton, he played for Ottawa Fury and FC London in Canada – both professional North American Soccer League sides – before short spells at the Evergreen Diplomats in and IFK Maryland in the recently-formed American Soccer League during 2015.

Moors` manager Marcus Bignot has also signed French defender Joel Dielna.

The 25-year-old has previous experience in England with Blackpool.

He started out in his homeland with Caen, En Avant de Guingamp and Vannes OC.

Source: www.footballconference.co.uk


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