With I League 2nd division already started, let’s have a look at some prodigies in I League 2nd division.
Leon Augustine (Bengaluru FC B)
The Bengaluru FC academy graduate, has set his eyes for 1st team opportunities. Leon Augustine was one of the star players in last years Santosh Trophy. Leon is prolific striker. Leon has scored 1 goal against FC Goa reserves in the 1st match and and 2 goals against Hindustan FC.
Srinjoy Dutta (Jamshedpur FC B)
20 years old midfielder has been one of the stand out performers for Jamshedpur FC Reserves team since last year. Srinjoy is a versatile midfielder. He can play as Attacking midfielder as well as Defensive midfielder. He can also play on wings. Srinjoy is known for his box to box abilities and has good passing skills and has good vision.
Have a look at his videos :
Aman Chetri (Chennaiyin FC B)
Aman plays as centre forward. Aman had offers from European clubs, but he decided to reject those offeres and signed a three year deal with Chennaiyan FC. He will be playing 2nd division I league this time around. It will be interesting to see how many goals he scores. He is known for his finishing.
Sumit Rathi (ATK B)
Sumit plays for as central defender or full back. He is known for his pace, agility and crossing. He is really good in defending as well. In the 1st two matches of ATK reserves, he was one of the best players in the match. He has been really good this season.
Have a look at his video :
Zuidika (Chhinga Vang FC)
Zuidika is one of the best Indian defenders playing in I League 2nd division. Before joining Chhinga Vang FC, he played for department team ASEB, Assam and Santos trophy for Assam. In his first season in MPL, he has been nominee of best defender in 2018. Zuidika plays as central defender but can play as full back especially right back. He surely one for future.
There are lot of more young players who performing really well in I League 2nd division but these 5 players are among the best and have performed brilliantly.