In an early bid to bolster their squad ahead of the 2019 Metfone C-League season, Visakha Football Club announced the capture of two exciting new signings – Sary Matnorotin and Chheng Meng.
The former NagaWorld duo began training with the club yesterday are in line to take part in tonight’s Visakha versus JFA Academy Fukushima diplomatic celebration match.
In a statement released to media, a Visakha spokesman said that the club looked forward to the contributions of the title-winning pair.
“The manager, staff, and players of the Visakha Football Club warmly welcome the presence of both new players, and firmly believe that Sary Matnorotin and Chheng Meng will be important contributors to the team next season, especially in Cambodian League and the Hun Sen Cup.”
Meng, 20, joined NagaWorld in 2013, while Matnorotin, 22, started his career at Asia Europe United before switching to Phnom Penh Crown. He signed for NagaWorld in 2016.
In the recently concluded 2018 league season, Visakha finished third in the final league standings, 11 points adrift of champions NagaWorld. It was a sensational finish for Visakha who were making their first appearance in the top flight.