Rashid Mahazi and Jake Barker-Daish are Zebras!
The Moreland Zebras are excited to announce the signing of Rashid Mahazi and Jake Barker-Daish for the 2018 season.
Daish joins us from Melbourne Knights and is a former Adelaide United and Gold Coast United A-League player, bringing a wealth of experience to the team. He made 19 appearances for Adelaide United, as well as 20 appearances for for the national Under 20/23 team. Daish is a strong attacking midfielder who enjoys pushing forward and scoring goals.
Rashid Mahazi joins us from Melbourne Victory after spending four years under coach Kevin Muscat. Mahazi made 73 club appearances for Victory not to mention winning the 2014-2015 A-League title and 2015 FFA Cup. Mahazi is a strong defensive midfielder with poise on the ball.
Senior Coach Fausto De Amicis said 'The addition of both Rashid Mahazi and Jake Barker-Daish will add much needed experience, leadership and quality to the team for season 2018 as we strive to go to the next level.'
Both Mahazi and Daish were excited to join the Zebras family, citing the club culture and family atmosphere as a big reason for signing with the club in season 2018 as well as a deep desire to bring the club back to the top tier level of football, where the Zebras belong.
We wish both lads well and look forward to their contributions on the pitch in season 2018.