Bengaluru FC struck deals with two Singh’s in one day
Former I-League giants and Federation Cup champions Bengaluru FC announced their 2 new signings today.
Two time I-League Champion turned ISL side Bengaluru Football Club, on Monday, announced the signings of midfielders Bidyananda Singh (19) and Robinson Singh (25) on 2-year contracts each.
Robinson Singh primarily a winger joins from Kolkata giants Mohun Bagan whereas Defensive midfielder Bidyananda joins from Indian Super League side Atletico De Kolkata.
— Bengaluru FC (@bengalurufc) July 31, 2017
Robinson Singh, joins the Blues having represented the Mariners for the last 2 seasons. The 25-year-old has also represented India at the U16, U17 and U19 levels. He was also part of the India team that took part in the AFC U23 Championship qualifiers in Doha, earlier in July.
Robinson Quote –
“I’ve always believed that a move to BFC would be the best path for my career. In terms of the coaching, the professionalism and every aspect of football, this is the right place to be for any young footballer. This move is one that I’ve been working hard for, for a long time,”
Young Bidyananda Singh joins the Blues after having represented India at the U13, U14, U15, U16 and U17 sides. The 19-year-old faced the Blues while playing for the AIFF U19s in a friendly in Bengaluru in 2015, a match in which he found the net.
Bidyananda Quote –
“Bengaluru FC are the best in India and it is a big moment for me to sign for a club that wins trophies and competes with the best in Asia every season. I’m happy to get this opportunity and I’m looking forward to making the most of it,”