Jorge Alonso Martin to replace Javier Lara

Hero Indian Super League (ISL) club Atletico de Kolkata have roped in Spanish midfielder Jorge Alonso Martin as a replacement to injured Javier Lara.

Injured midfielder Javier Lara Grande will be replaced by Jorge Alonso Martin for the remainder of the campaign.   -  SPORTZPICS

Hero Indian Super League (ISL) club Atletico de Kolkata have roped in Spanish midfielder Jorge Alonso Martin as a replacement to injured Javier Lara, it was announced on Tuesday.

Lara, who played for Eibar in the La Liga last season, sustained a left groin injury and has been ruled out of the season, according to a release. His replacement Jorge Alonso Martin will don the number 85 jersey for the Kolkota based club. The 30-year-old Spanish midfielder will bring a wealth of experience to the league, having plied his trade for La Liga clubs such as Real Valladolid and Hércules CF.

The defending champions are on the fourth in the league table and will host Chennayin FC on Wednesday.

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