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Hyderabad FC Sign Young Trio of Rohit Danu, Biaka Jongte and Akash Mishra

Hyderabad FC introduced, on Friday, the signing of Indian Arrows trio of Akash Mishra, Rohit Danu and Lalbiakhlua ‘Biaka’ Jongte on offers that may hold them on the membership until 2022-23 season. The three, who’ve all performed within the I-League and have performed for India on the youth degree, be a part of different U-22 gamers on the membership, which is presently coaching in Goa forward of the seventh version of the Indian Super League (ISL).

Akash, a full-back by trait, spent three years coaching in Germany after making it by the trials performed by U Dream Football Academy in 2015. The 18-year-old returned to India in 2018 and shortly broke into the India U-18 aspect. He scored twice in seven video games, serving to the staff clinch the SAFF Championships in 2019 earlier than becoming a member of Indian Arrows.

“Among many things that excite me about Hyderabad FC is the rich football history of the city. Hyderabad has produced many star players for the country in the past and I cannot wait to be a part of the club ahead of the new Indian Super League season,” stated Akash who has been coaching with the staff in Goa.

Rohit, the 18-year-old gifted attacker, began coaching with the AIFF Elite Academy at a young age, and was the youngest member of India’s camp for the FIFA U17 World Cup in 2017. Injuries halted his progress within the nationwide aspect however Danu broke the report to face because the youngest ever aim scorer within the I-League, together with his aim for the Arrows in opposition to Aizawl FC in January 2019, on the age of 16.

“Signing with HFC is the start of a new journey for me in my career. I am proud to have signed for the club and as a youngster, I will try my best to learn and improve myself as a player. I am glad for the chance the club has given me at such a young age,” Rohit stated.

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A professional-active shot-stopper, Biaka Jongte, who performed native soccer in Mizoram, first got here into the limelight when he helped India U-15s to the SAFF Championship victory in 2017. He was additionally part of the Indian squad that reached the quarter finals of the AFC U16 Championship in 2018. A daily presence below the bar for India’s age-group sides, the 18-year-old additionally helped India win a four-nation match in Serbia, the place he was named the ‘Best Goalkeeper’ for his efforts. He added the SAFF U19 Championship to his honours final yr with the nationwide aspect whereas impressing with Arrows within the I-League.

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“I am really happy and proud to be a part of HFC. I already feel comfortable here and feel that this club is the perfect fit for me to improve as a player. I look forward to playing as much as I can and give my 100 per cent in training,” stated Biaka, after finishing formalities.

HFC co-owner Varun Tripuraneni stated, “Our philosophy at Hyderabad FC is to have a right mix of young and experienced players. We see the youngsters as a crucial part of not just our squad, but our overall project and we’re very happy to have signed Biaka, Akash and Rohit. All three of them have been training with the team in Goa and we believe they will become important players for our club in the future.”

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