Former Watford and Coventry City midfielder Alhassan “Al” Bangura have joined Nuneaton Town.

The club participates in the National League North, the sixth tier of English football.

Bangura, 29, last played for non-league side St Albans City.

The Sierra Leone international has had spells with Watford in the Premier League, Brighton & Hove Albion, Blackpool, and Forest Green
Rovers.

“I am delighted to be able to bring Al to the club,” said Manager Tommy Wright.

“Al is a leader and a fighter; he is hungry to be successful and isn’t afraid to roll his sleeves up and get stuck in. We welcome him to The Coombe Abbey Arena.

“Bangura joined the Watford youth set-up in 2004 and progressed to make over 75 senior appearances for the Hornets.

“He scooped a Young Player of the Season award along the way and also helping the club secure promotion into the top-flight.

“We welcome him to the Coombe Abbey Arena.”

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