Newcastle Jets sign Brandon O’Neill

Newcastle Jets are pleased to announce the signing of Socceroos international Brandon O’Neill for the next two seasons from Perth Glory.

The 28-year-old brings a wealth of experience and class to the Jets having played a total of 138 A-League matches in his career so far.

The midfielder comes with an impressive resume having won two A-League Premierships and two Championships with Sydney FC.

O’Neill is excited to be joining the Jets and can’t wait to work under Manager Arthur Papas and his support staff.

“I’m very excited to be joining the Jets. I believe the club are building something special here and have a lot of ambition which is something I can’t wait to be a part of.

I know Newcastle fans are very passionate and this is something I’m really excited for.

After speaking with Arthur Papas and hearing about his vision for the club, I can’t wait to start working under him and giving my all for this football club and its supporters.”

Newcastle Jets Manager Arthur Papas is delighted to have secured O’Neill and is excited about what he will bring to the club.

“In Brandon O’Neill we have secured one of Australia’s best midfield talents. We are delighted to welcome Brandon and his family to the Newcastle Jets.

On a footballing level we have signed a National team calibre player with his best years ahead of him, a player with all the attributes of a top midfielder, as a person we have recruited a strong and positive leader who I’m certain our fans and community will embrace with open arms.”