The Malabarians are set to send their developmental squad to Bhutan to participate in Jigme Dorji Wangchuck Memorial Gold Cup 2020. Tournament will take place in Phuentsholing, Bhutan. First match of the tournament will be on 12th February. Gokulam will play their first match against Phuentsholing SA on 14th February. It is knockout tournament.
10 clubs are participating in this tournament. Apart from Gokulam Kerala, Sudeva FC is also participating in the tournament. Gorkha BSC (Nepal), Thimphu, YSC, Phuentsholing SA, Paro FC, Ugyen ACD FC, NESU, UBFC are the other participating teams.
“We have a good developmental squad that play in the Kerala Premier League. They need more match experience and when the Bhutanese Football Association invited us for the tournament we agreed,” said Bino George, Technical Director of Gokulam Kerala FC.
Gokulam Kerala Squad – Ajmal PA, Satyajit Bordoloi, Ashok Singh, Stephen Abeiku, Lucky Emmanuel, Muhammed Jasim, Rajil S, Mohammed Salah, Immanuval John Britto, Gifty C Gracious, Thahir Zaman, Lalmuanzova, Beautin Antony, Abhijith K, Sanathoi Singh, Emil Benny, Lalrinzuala, Daniel Batholomew Joseph