What’s the buzz?
Federico Gallego who has been an instrumental figure in Northeast United FC’s historical top four finish in Hero ISL season 2018-2019 signed an contract extension with the club and will be representing the highlanders in the upcoming Hero ISL season. Gallego, who earlier suffered from a major injury in the Hero ISL Semi Final Leg versus Bengaluru FC has fully recovered from his injury and is all set to take the stage for the Northeastern club.
The detail matter
Federico Gallego returned to his parent club Boston River after the end of his loan term with Northeast United FC. However , the Indian Club managed to grab the talismanic midfielder once again as the player agreed to be sign a contract extension.
Gallego started his professional career with Sud America and went on to play more than 100 matches for the club within a span of six years from 2010 to 2016. However during his time with Sud America he went to Argentinos Juniors as a loanee.
He then signed for Comunicaciones in 2016-17 season before joining Uruguayan club Liverpool FC in 2017. Boston River spotted Gallego during his tenure with Liverpool and signed him.
NorthEast United FC scouted Gallego’s talent and secured the player as a loanee to the club and the decision paid a well worthy prize as Gallego proved his ability in Indian pitches with 4 goals and 5 assists for the Northeast United FC.
North East United FC signed a couple of talented young player this transfer season and Gallego’s inclusion will only do good for the club. With a player of Gallego’s calibre in the club, NorthEast United can stand out to be one of the contenders to win the Hero ISL 2019-2020 season.