Pratesh Shirodkar extends stay with FC Goa

This will be the Pratesh Shirodkar's third stint with the FC Goa, having joined from Mumbai City FC in 2016.

Pratesh Shirodkar will further bolster FC Goa's powerful midfield consisting the likes of Edu Bedia, Ahmed Jahouh and Lenny Rodrigues.   -  Special Arrangement

Indian Super League outfit FC Goa has retained the services of midfielder Pratesh Shirodkar. This will be the 29-year-old's third stint with the Gaurs having joined from Mumbai City FC in 2016.

“I am very happy to sign another contract with FC Goa and am really looking forward to the new season,” said Shirodkar. “I believe we have a very strong team this year and I am extremely excited to be a part of it.”

He will add strength to the Goan outfit and adds plenty of steel to an already powerful midfield consisting the likes of Edu Bedia, Ahmed Jahouh and Lenny Rodrigues.

The Calangute-born midfielder began his youth career at SESA Football Academy before signing a professional contract with Sporting Clube de Goa in 2012. He was signed by Mumbai City FC in 2015 and made seven appearances for the Islanders before returning to Goa to represent the Gaurs the following season.

Support Sportstar


Dear Reader,

Support our journalism — where text and pictures intermingle so seamlessly — and help us scale up your experience as the world changes around us. Your contribution is vital to our brand of uninfluenced, boots-on-the-ground reportage that’s worth your while. Clickbait sensationalism is not for us, but editorial independence is — we owe it to you.

  Dugout videos