Born: 25th October 1973
Height: 6ft 2ins
Became Alan Little's first signing for Southend on the 14th June 1999. Signed from York, where he had played under the regime of the current Southend supremo, Neil is a bustling tall striker who has a history of finding the net. Rated very highly by York fans, he signed for Southend under the Bosman Ruling having rejected deals from Plymouth Argyle and Oldham Athletic.