Northeast United FC signs Jamaican international Deshorn Brown


The Highlanders have made their first move in the winter transfer window and have signed Deshorn Brown from Bengaluru FC.

Deshorn Brown signed by Northeast united on a loan
VIÑA DEL MAR, CHILE – JUNE 20: Deshorn Brown of Jamaica takes a selfie with Lionel Messi of Argentina during the 2015 Copa America Chile Group B match between Argentina and Jamaica at Sausalito Stadium on June 20, 2015 in Viña del Mar, Chile. (Photo by Gabriel Rossi/LatinContent/Getty Images)

“Northeast United FC would like to announce that striker Deshorn Brown has joined the club from Bengaluru FC. Brown makes the move having scored 7 goals in 20 appearances for BFC since joining the ISL club in January 2020. Previously Brown has plied his trade in the USA, Norway, China and Spain, having played for Colorado Rapids, DC United and Shenzen FC to name a few. Brown has also featured for the Jamaican national team with 2 goals in 14 outings for the Reggae Boyz.” the official statement read.

Speaking on the signing, Northeast United’s Executive Director Priya Runchal said; “Deshorn
brings with him the experience of playing in the top leagues across the world as well as a knowledge of Indian football. Both of which is incredibly valuable during this stage of the Hero

We are confident that he will hit the ground running and will have an impact on the team as we look to push for a playoff spot” she further added.

Xisco Hernandez has been brought in to replace the services of the Jamaican striker. Both Bengaluru FC and Northeast United are going through a tough patch and have parted ways with their Spanish head coaches Carles Cuadrat and Gerard Nus respectively. The Blues and the Highlanders sit at the 6th and 8th spot respectively and will be hoping for greener pastures going into the second half of the season.

The 30 year old striker has made a total of 10 appearances for the Blues having started 4 matches and came on as a substitute on 6 occasions. The Highlanders’ new recruit will be hoping to make a turn around in his fortunes at Northeast United.


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