Video: Sheffield Steelers import hopes to win Play Offs and return

Eric Neiley fancies showing what he can do over a full season at Sheffield Steelers.

By The Newsroom
Saturday, 7th April 2018, 8:52 am
Updated Saturday, 7th April 2018, 9:26 am
Eric Neiley
Eric Neiley

The feisty forward will line up against Nottingham Panthers tonight, in the Play Off semi finals, hoping his team can finish the season on a high.

Neiley came in half way through the season and has played in 29 domestic games and three in the Continental Cup.

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He says he has enjoyed his first campaign in European hockey and the team had been proud to finish third in the League, after overcoming a host of injuries.

Neiley, who scored two important points in the quarter final second leg against Guildford Flames, said he'd like to return to Sheffield, adding: "The fans have been great to me."

In the last four games, the 26-year-old American has scored six goals and two assists.

Eric Neiley
Eric Neiley