Paul Benson: Boreham Wood sign former Dagenham & Redbridge striker

Paul Benson
Paul Benson scored five goals in 36 appearances for Dagenham this season

National League side Boreham Wood have signed striker Paul Benson on a one-year deal, with the option of a second, following his release by Dagenham.

The 37-year-old has scored 144 goals in 421 career matches, since joining the Daggers from Essex Olympian League football for his first spell in 2005.

Benson has since gone on to have spells at Charlton, Swindon and Luton and has been promoted four times in his career.

He will combine his playing duties with a coaching role at Boreham Wood.