Isaac Nehemie

Isaac Nehemie is an English left-back who was born on 10th November 1995. Nehemie was on the books at Crystal Palace as a schoolboy, before being released at 16. He enrolled in the football academy at Sparsholt College in 2012. In October 2012 Nehemie was offered a trial at Southampton. After impressing in a 5-2 U18 win over Sunderland on 3rd November the player was offered a full scholarship. Nehemie displayed good attacking instincts and solid defensive skills. He performed well in 2012/13 and again the following campaign. He was one of the stand-out performers in the 7-0 FA Youth Cup win over Portsmouth. With Luke Shaw and Matt Targett already at the club Nehemie was always going to find it difficult to progress through the ranks. He was released by Southampton in the summer of 2014 and subsequently picked up by Aston Villa