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I-League newcomers NEROCA sign Australian of Indian origin Aryn Williams!

Promoted I-League newcomers NEROCA FC from Manipur have signed Australian of Indian origin Aryn Glen Williams after a successful trial under the Asian quota player rule.

23 year old Aryn Williams was born in Perth to an Indian mother from Mumbai and a father from Kent in England, he started his football with local side ECU Joondalup Soccer Club.

As a teenager he got the chance to join Burnley FC but never made it at the English club. He returned to Australia in 2014 to join Floreat Athena FC in his home town of Perth. In 2015 Aryn joined A-League side Perth Glory and made 22 appearances for the senior team while also four with the reserves, but was released after the 2016/17 season.

Aryn’s older brother Rhys plays for A-League side Melbourne Victory and the Australian national team, while Aryn’s twin brother Ryan has joined English League One side Rotherham United

Aryn impressed NEROCA head coach Gift Raikhan, who will slot in as a defensive midfielder while also being able to play as a centre back.

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