NorthEast United FC has signed Australian defender Dylan Fox ahead of the 7th edition of Indian Super League.

Having played his last season at the A-League with Central Coast Mariners, the young defender who brings in over 7 years of experience having played in different leagues across Australia and New Zealand was named the Player’s Player of the season at the Wellington Phoenix awards and Runner’s Up for the Player of the Year for the 2017-18 Season.

Prior to that, he was also named the best Wellington Phoenix U-23 Player of the Year in 2016.

Fox is a proven player in the A-League and a vital addition to the Highlanders’ defence.

Alongside Benjamin Lambot and a good mix of young and experienced Indian defenders, Fox’s addition will strengthen the Highlanders’ defence.