ISL: Midfielder Sanjay Balmuchu joins Jamshedpur FC

Born in Jharkhand, Sanjay is a local talent, with a pedigree of representing some top clubs both in the I-League and the Indian Super League.

Sanjay Balmuchu also featured for FC Goa in the 2016 season.   -  ISL

Jamshedpur FC on Tuesday announced the signing of Indian midfielder Sanjay Balmuchu in a three-year deal. Born in Jharkhand, Sanjay is a local talent, with a pedigree of representing some top clubs both in the I-League and the Indian Super League.

An ex-Tata Football Academy cadet, Sanjay started his professional career with Churchill Brothers in the I-League before moving to Mohammedan Sporting and later Mohun Bagan.

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He also featured for FC Goa in the 2016 season before moving to a title-winning season with Chennayin FC in 2017-18. Sanjay can play both as a centre-back and as a defensive-midfielder, giving enough cover for the squad.

On signing with Jamshedpur FC, Sanjay said: “Jamshedpur FC is like a boon to the state of Jharkhand and the city of Jamshedpur. Being a local, I am extremely happy that I would be dawning the Jamshedpur FC t-shirt and will look to contribute towards the team’s success for the upcoming season.”

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