FC Bardez Goa sign Joel Sunday on loan
The forward has joined from Tollygunge Agragami.
FC Bardez Goa have completed the signing of striker Joel Sunday on loan. The forward has joined for the rest of the Goa Pro League season.
Bardez are placed second in the table approaching the halfway point of the regional league season and the 28-year old Nigerian frontman has been added to bolster Armando’s Colaco’s attacking options in the title run-in.
FCBG co-owner Savio Roy D’Souza who is also an AFC C license coach said,” We are very delighted to have Joel Sunday, a great player who can make a big difference in scoring goals. We were looking for a second foreign striker and we are happy that we have got him in the nick of time. This will help us get more positive results in the matches to come.
The Nigerian striker started playing from the age of 7. He first played for Larry Sports Club in 2008-2010 and then moved to India joining the Shillong Premier League side Langsning FC. He plied his trade for Langsing in the I-League Second Division back in the 2012-13 season. He also played for Aizawl FC in the I-league and was the top scorer with 7 goals out of 12 games, He scored a winner in the dying minutes against the defending champions Bengaluru FC in 2015–16 Indian Federation Cup. He had only recently joined Tollygunge Agragami.
He was happy to have been loaned out to FC Bardez and said,”This is a new challenge for me and I will give my all. I will show my talent and with God’s help we can achieve wonders. Impossible is nothing.“
Published: Tue Oct 25, 2016 05:55 PM IST