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FACT FILE: Everything You Need To Know About Sid Nelson

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3 August 2018

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Town finally got their hands on a central defender on Thursday after clinching the loan signing of Millwall youngster Sid Nelson.

Here's all you need to know about our new signing...

 - Sidney Raymond Kenneth Nelson was born in Lewisham on January 1st 1996 (22-years-old).

- Nelson stands at 6ft 1in.

 - The 22-year-old is a cultured central defender who can play out from the back, but he's also not afraid to get stuck in.

 - Sid signed for Millwall at the age of eight and was Captain of the youth team before being handed a professional deal in August 2014.

- He went on to make his senior debut for the club on 28th December 2014, earning rave reviews from manager Ian Holloway.

- The highly-rated centre-back has League Two experience having had stints on loan with Newport County, Yeovil Town and Chesterfield.

 - Nelson is thought of highly at Millwall and he was rewarded with a new one-year contract in the summer.

- Sid will remain at SN1 until 1st January 2019 and he will wear the number five shirt during his stay.

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