ABOUT FC GOA
After failing to win the inaugural season of the Indian Super League (ISL), FC Goa expects to put up a better performance in the second edition and win the football title. Brazil’s legendary No 10 Zico has returned as FC Goa manager for the Indian Super League’s second season. Former Brazil skipper and World Cup winner Lucio has signed up as FC Goa’s marquee player for the second season.
FC Goa open their campaign in the second edition of the ISL with a home game against Delhi Dynamos at the Nehru Stadium in Fatorda on October 4. The foreign signings are: Lucio, Gregory Arnolin, Jofre Gonzalex, Reinaldo de Oliveira, Victor Simoes, Elinton Andrade, Leonardo da Silva Moura and Jonatan Lucca.
Goa is the land which echoes the love of football in more than one way and thus has been identified as the perfect place to end the ISL 2015. With die-hard football fans in attendance, the Hero ISL will have an adrenaline filled finale.
FC Goa will play its opening match on its home turf on October 4, 2015 with the Delhi Dynamos FC. Players retained in the team include Romeo Fernandes, Mandar Rao Desai, Laxmikant Kattimani, Narayan Das, Debabrata Roy, Bikramjit Singh. International: Gregory Arnolin and players from signed include Victorino Fernandes, Thongkhosiem Haokip,.Pronay Halder, C S Sabeeth, Denson Devadas, Joaquim Abranches, Raju Gaikwad, Keenan Almeida,Nicolau Colaco, Luis Barreto, Jofre Mateu González, Lucio, Elinton Andrade, Reinaldo Da Cruz Oliveira, Victor Simões de Oliveira, Jonatan Lucca, Léo Moura
Goalkeepers: Elinton Andrade, Luis Barreto, Laxmikant Kattimani
Defenders: Keenan Almeida, Grégory Arnolin, Nicolau Colaco, Narayan Das, Ramandeep Singh, Raju Gaikwad, Lúcio, Debabrata Roy, Luciano Sabrosa.
Midfielders: Mandar Rao Desai, Denson Devadas, Romeo Fernandes, Pronay Halder, Jonatan Lucca, Léo Moura, Jofre, Bikramjit Singh.
Forwards: Joaquim Abranches, Darryl Duffy, Victorino Fernandes, Thongkhosiem Haokip, Reinaldo, Chinadorai Sabeeth, Victor Simões