Rino Anto returns to Bengaluru FC

Anto spent four seasons with BFC when he won two I-League titles. He was also part of the BFC team that reached the final of the AFC Cup in 2016.

Rino Anto was part of the club’s squad that won the Federation Cup titles in 2015 and 2017, reclaimed the I-League title in 2016 and also played in the AFC Cup final of 2016, in Doha.   -  VIVEK BENDRE

Rino Anto has rejoined Bengaluru FC, the club announced, here, on Wednesday. The right-back has signed a two-year deal that will keep him with BFC till the end of the 2019-20 season. Anto spent four seasons with BFC when he won two I-League titles. He was also part of the BFC team that reached the final of the AFC Cup in 2016.

Anto joined Kerala Blasters on a permanent deal at the start of the 2017-18 ISL season, but now returns to his old side ahead of its 2018 AFC Cup Inter-zone semifinal.

“I’m glad to be back at this club where I made so many memories and I cannot wait to get on the pitch in a Bengaluru FC shirt once again," said the 30-year-old.