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Minerva Academy FC step up transfer activity ahead of new I-League season


The top flight debutants squad has a distinct focus on youth under new Technical Director Colm Toal….

I-League debutants Minerva Academy FC have stepped up their transfer activity in a bid to bolster their squad ahead of the new season.

The club have roped in youngsters Anirudh Thapa, Baoringdao Bodo and Uttam Rai from Indian Super League (ISL) side Chennaiyin FC for the upcoming campaign. The trio is joined by Super Machans teammate Laishram Bedashwar Singh who will also turn out for the Warriors next year

Further, Kerala Blasters midfielder Vinit Rai is also close to joining the club while they have already announced the signings of Manandeep Singh, Ramandeep Singh, Moinuddin Khan and others.

Additionally, former Mohun Bagan centre-back Deepak Devrani has come in at the back and former FC Bardez striker Joel Sunday has moved north upon the completion of his loan spell.

Ex-Pailan Arrows stars Vishal Ravindrakumar and Avishek Das are set to sign for the Minervans while they remain in the fray for former Indian U-19 captain Souvik Das and Sporting Clube de Goa's Jovel Martins.

 Photo Courtesy: AIFF Media

Report by Khel Now News Desk

Published: Thu Dec 29, 2016 06:42 PM IST


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