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ISL: SC East Bengal sign striker Jeje Lalpekhlua, two more foreigners

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Kolkata: Indian Super League (ISL) entrants SC East Bengal signed striker Jeje Lalpekhlua, Scottish defender Danny Fox and German midfielder Ville Matti Steinmann on Sunday.

Jeje was out on action for the last season with to injury.

SC East Bengal announced the signing of Irish midfielder Anthony Pilkington and Welsh striker Aaron Joshua Amadi-Holloway on Saturday.

Fox will join from Wigan Athletic and has spent majority of his career in England, playing for the likes of Nottingham Forest, Southampton and Burnley.

“Every footballer in India wants to play for SC East Bengal one day. It is such a big institution. I am thrilled to join SC East Bengal in its first year of taking part in the ISL. I cannot wait to don the Red and Gold colours and give my best every time I take the field,” Jeje said on Twitter.

The team will be coached by Liverpool great Robbie Fowler.

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