India’s U-17 World Cup star Dheeraj Singh Moirangthem leaves for Scotland

By: PTI | Mumbai |
Published: February 7, 2018 2:46 pm

Dheeraj Singh is travelling to Scotland to train with Motherwell FC.

His confidence bolstered after a stint with former England goalkeeper David James, India’s U-17 custodian Dheeraj Singh Moirangthem today left for a trial at Scottish Premiership club Motherwell FC. His training sting is starting from tomorrow. Dheeraj, who manned India’s post at the FIFA U-17 World Cup at home last year, quit Indian Arrows, the All India Football Federation’s developmental squad playing in the I-League, after the end of his contract on December 31, 2017.

And while Arrows’ Portuguese coach Luis Norton de Matos was disappointed by his decision, a stint with James at Indian Super League (ISL) franchise Kerala Blasters has been encouraging. According to Dheeraj’s agent Anuj Kichlu,…

Read More



Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here