Chennai, Sep 5: Indian Super League holders Chennaiyin FC on Wednesday announced signing up of teenagers Rahim Ali (18), Abhijit Sarkar (18) and Deepak Tangri (19) on three-year deals each.
The trio will be loaned back to the All India Football Federation (AIFF)’s developmental outfit Indian Arrows for the upcoming 2018-19 I-League season. All the three were current India U-19 internationals with Abhijit and Rahim also representing the country in last year’s FIFA U-17 World Cup.
“It is our constant endeavour at Chennaiyin FC to nurture young talent and provide them with the best platform to grow further. We are very proud to have as many as 13 players across all national teams of the country'', a CFC release here said. UNI