Glasgow Clan are delighted to confirm the re-signing of Matt Beca for the 2019/20 season.
The 33-year-old Canadian forward returns for his second consecutive season in Clan colours, having scored 28 goals and assisted on 50 others in 72 games last season.
The prolific winger has finished in the EIHL’s top ten points scorers during each of the last three season’s that he has played in the UK.
Beca will also move into the position of player assistant-coach this season following discussions with Clan head coach Zack Fitzgerald.
“It was integral to get Matt back” confirmed Fitzgerald. “He is a huge part of this core group that we now have here at the Clan.
“He was consistent all season for us last year and made some big plays in crucial moments.
“I have huge respect for his experience and knowledge of the game. Bringing him in as assistant coach is crucial to the success of our team and first season behind the bench.
“He will have a good feeling of what’s going on in the room and take on a big role with me when it comes to our preparation and execution of our systems.
“We are very pleased that Matt wants to take this role.”
Beca will once again wear #26 during the upcoming 2019/20 season.
Beca joins Patrick Killeen, Scott Pitt, Matt Stanisz, Linden Springer, Scott Tanski, Rasmus Bjerrum, Craig Peacock, Craig Moore and Jack Musil confirmed for the new season.