Kolkata, Jun 28: David Joel Williams, A-League star striker from Wellington Phoenix is joining ATK to bolster the attacking line for coming ISL season.He joins his teammate and fellow striker Roy Krishna to form a fiery attack for the Red and Whites.
David Williams made his debut for Queensland Roar and went onto play for several A-League clubs including North Queensland Fury, Sydney FC, Melbourne City and Wellington Phoenix. The talented 31-year-old had also played in Europe for Danish Superliga (Denmark) club Brøndby and NB I (Hungary) club Haladás.
Williams wreaked havoc in the A-League last season alongside Krishna, sharing 30 goals between them in the competition. He scored eleven times in 27 matches. Williams has also represented his country at the U-20 FIFA World Youth Championship.
“David Williams is another signing I am very happy with. His pace and technique will be valuable to us. He also brings variety to the squad since he can play on either side of the wings as well. His understanding with teammate Roy Krishna will be crucial for us.” said Antonio López Habas, head coach, ATK “I am happy to join ATK for the upcoming season of Indian Super League. I am absolutely delighted that I will be able to play alongside my friend Roy Krishna. Hopefully, together as a team, we will be able to win the title and create memories.” David Williams said. (UNI)