New West Ham signing Craig Dawson is exactly what the club needs, according to Danny Mills.
Speaking exclusively to Football Insider correspondent Dylan Childs, the former Leeds United and England full-back believes the defender possesses a “calm” at the back that West Ham are crying out for.
The Hammers confirmed on Monday that the 30-year-old had joined the club on a season-long loan deal from Championship side Watford.
We are pleased to announce the signing of defender Craig Dawson on a season-long loan from Watford.
— West Ham United (@WestHam) October 12, 2020
Dawson said after joining the club: “I can’t wait to get started and share my experience. We’ve got a lot of experienced lads here anyway and to be joining this group of players is an exciting prospect, so I can’t wait.”
And Mills believes it is his experience that makes him a “great” squad player.
Asked by Football Insider whether Dawson was a good signing for West Ham, he said: “He’s very, very experienced.