Mumbai City sign Jackichand Singh from Jamshedpur FC


Indian Super League staff Mumbai City FC on Saturday confirmed the signing of Jackichand Singh from Jamshedpur FC.

The 28-year outdated returns to the Islanders for his second stint with the membership, placing pen to paper on a two-and-a-half-year deal.

In the continuing 2020-21 version of the ISL, the Manipur-born winger has appeared in all 12 video games for Jamshedpur and has three assists to his title to this point.

One of probably the most skilled gamers within the ISL, Jackichand has 85 league appearances to his title and has turned out FC Pune City, Kerala Blasters FC and FC Goa as nicely.

Jacki, as he’s fondly recognized, made eight appearances and scored as soon as in his first spell with Mumbai City within the 2016 marketing campaign of the ISL beneath then head coach Alexandre Guimares.

The Indian worldwide has additionally beforehand plied his commerce beneath the Islanders’ present head coach Sergio Lobera throughout their time collectively at FC Goa.

Jackichand Singh mentioned, “I’m thrilled to be again at Mumbai City FC. I’m grateful to the administration for giving me this chance to return to this huge membership and to work once more with coach Sergio Lobera.

“I’m acquainted along with his philosophy, his type of play and I’m conscious of what he expects from me. I’m additionally delighted to be taking part in once more for probably the most superb followers who gave me numerous love after I was right here a couple of years in the past.

“I can’t wait to get going with my teammates and contribute towards our collective ambitions.”

Lobera mentioned, “Jacki is an excellent participant. He is conscious of our philosophy, and I’m sure it received’t take him lengthy to adapt to our type of play and settle in along with his new household. We are glad to have him right here and we’re comfortable that he’s again at Mumbai City.

“He will be a valuable addition to our squad and we hope he can hit the ground running.”

As part of the switch, Farukh Choudhary will depart the Islanders and transfer within the different path, returning to his former membership Jamshedpur FC.


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