Date of birth
Ben joined Stevenage in early July of pre-season. He joined from Gillingham after turning down a new deal at the club. Ben is well established in the Football League having made a total of 125 league appearances at clubs such as Crewe, Yeovil and Cardiff.
His dominance in defence and in the air have shone through already in the few games he has played for Stevenage in pre-season. Having scored 2 goals from 3 games he could be a vital part of Dino's push for promotion this season.
Ben has ties with the club and with the area, his Father was also a Stevenage player in his playing days. Upon joining the club, Ben expressed his joy in returning to the area;
“I have got strong ties to the area so for me this is the perfect place to join,” Nugent said.
“My Dad played for the club and I have really enjoyed being around the place recently so I am really excited about getting started.”