ISL 2020: ATK Mohun Bagan, on Saturday, has signed star India footballer Sandesh Jhingan for a five-12 months deal, as officially announced by their Twitter manage. Ahead of the official announcement, Jhigan had posted a teaser of the significantly-awaited signing on his Twitter. The Kolkata based mostly club had to beat teams like Bengaluru FC, FC Goa, Mumbai City FC, East Bengal FC and Odisha FC to ultimate signal Jhingan.
In the video they posted, Jhingan was heard saying in Bangla: ‘Joi Mohun Bagan, ami ashhchhi’
— Sandesh Jhingan (@SandeshJhingan) September 26, 2020
Jhingan, who was ISL 2014’s Emerging Player of the Tournament, won the AIFF Emerging Player of the Yr in that identical 12 months. Identified as the wall for his brilliant defence, Jhingan was named captain
“Welcome to the City of Joy, Sandesh Jhingan”: ATK Mohun Bagan wrote on their Twitter, welcoming the star footballer.
Earlier, on May possibly 21, Kerala Blasters had created it official that Jhingan the club had been parting methods soon after six many years of association. The Kerala Blasters club then determined to completely retire the No.21 jersey as a tribute to Jhingan. The footballer also an Arjuna Award this 12 months.
ISL Emerging Player of the Tournament in 2014
AIFF Emerging Player of the Yr in 2014
To sweeten all #Mariners taste buds.
Presenting you the Guardian of Defence.
— ATK Mohun Bagan FC (@atkmohunbaganfc) September 26, 2020
“It was fantastic to be a portion of Kerala Blasters appropriate from Day a single. We’ve developed some fantastic recollections with each other as we assisted every other expand but have eventually determined to portion methods. I want all the very good luck to the club going forward. A distinctive mention to the folks of Kerala who have generally stood behind the club no matter what, I want to thank you from the bottom of my heart for all the really like you have proven myself and Kerala Blasters. I am certain you will carry on to help the club in the potential as properly. The two the club and the supporters will generally hold a distinctive area in my heart. Thank you!,” Jhingan was quoted as saying by the ISL soon after parting methods with Kerala Blasters.
The Indian Super League 2020 edition will be played in the November-March window.