I-League: Sreenidi Deccan release 16 players ahead of new season

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September 6 2023
Sreenidi Deccan FC

Sreenidi Deccan FC players Asheer Akhtar and Phalguni Singh have joined ISL side NorthEast United FC

Sreenidi Deccan Football Club today confirmed the departure of 16 players from their First Team squad ahead of the new campaign. While 14 of them were released after the expiry of their contracts, winger Ramhlunchhunga returned to Hyderabad FC after the completion of his loan spell and defender Asheer Akhtar joined Indian Super League side NorthEast United FC for an undisclosed fee.

Forward Louis Ogana and defender Awal Mohammed had a successful two-year stint with the Deccan Warriors, the former notching 40 appearances (12 goals & 4 assists) and the latter 41 appearances. Midfielder Stanislas Ankira joined midway through the 2022-23 campaign, making 12 appearances.

Midfielder Konsam Phalguni Singh and defender Dinesh Singh have also joined NorthEast United, the former already making an impact at the recently concluded Durand Cup tournament. Young defender Bijay Chhetri is the fourth Sreenidi Deccan player to join an Indian Super League side in the off-season with the 22-year-old signing for Chennaiyin FC.

Full list of released players: Awal Mohammed, Stanislas Ankira, Phalguni Singh, Dinesh Singh, Bijay Chhetri, Harsh Patil, Suraj Rawat, Mayosing K, Vanlalbiaa Chhangte, Umashankar M, Sriram Boopathi, Vineeth Kumar, Arijit Bagui, Louis Ogana, Ramhlunchhunga, Asheer Akhtar.

Everyone at Sreenidi Deccan FC would like to wish the above mentioned players the very best for the future.

Sreenidi Deccan Football Club (SDFC) is part of Sreenidhi Educational Group which also includes Sreenidhi Institute of Science and Technology, Sreenidhi International School, KMR Foundation and Sreenidhi Sports Academy.

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