Finn Harps have introduced the signing of former membership favorite BJ Banda.
The Letterkenny native indicators from NIFL Premiership Champions Larne FC.
Banda wrote his identify into Harps folklore on that fateful night time in 2015, netting the well-known winner towards Limerick FC to ship Harps into the Premier Division.
He departed the membership in 2018 to signal for Ulster Senior League facet Letterkenny Rovers earlier than making the step again into senior soccer two years in the past with Ballinamallard United, scoring 23 targets in 58 video games for the membership.
He mentioned “I’m completely buzzing to be again on the membership. I’ve many nice reminiscences from being right here once I was youthful. Dave and Murph actually offered me on the brand new path the membership goes and the place I match into their plans.
“I can’t wait to get out in entrance of the followers quickly and hopefully we are able to kick on up the desk and put a little bit of strain on the groups within the playoff spots.”
Dave Rogers was delighted to get his man; “I’m delighted and excited to lastly get the signature of BJ and myself and Murph can’t wait to start out working with him right here at Finn Harps for the following 18 months.
“BJ has an actual affinity with our membership and extra importantly our followers so to tie him down long run and convey him again to Finn park was a possibility we couldn’t afford to overlook. I first spoke to BJ in January and although we had been near getting him then I may fully perceive why he wished to attempt his luck with Larne FC and full time soccer.
“Crucial facet for me was the starvation and want BJ possessed to lastly come again and be a part of the long run and rebuild that we’re embarking on on the membership. He’ll add a lot wanted firepower and tempo to our attacking line and I’ve already outlined what I count on from BJ each on and off the pitch to allow his development and improvement to ensure that him to be successful with us.
“I’ve completely no doubts our Harps supporters will likely be simply as excited as I’m to welcome again certainly one of our personal and can get proper behind BJ from the off.”
Delight as BJ Banda returns to Finn Harps was final modified: July third, 2023 by