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Heskey completes Newcastle Jets deal

September 20, 2012
By ESPN staff
Former England striker Emile Heskey has completed a deal to sign for the Newcastle Jets.

Heskey was released by Aston Villa at the end of last season having also played for Liverpool, Birmingham, Wigan Athletic and Leicester during his Premier League career.

The 34-year-old has penned a one-year deal in Australia and Jets coach Gary van Egmond was delighted to finally get his man.

"Emile is someone who has unbelievable experience, having played for England 62 times," ...

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