Indian Super League franchise Mumbai City FC on Saturday announced the signing of defender Mehtab Singh ahead of the upcoming season.
The 22-year-old centre-back joins the Islanders on a three-year contract which will keep him at the club until 2023.
“Representing a big club like Mumbai City, it’s a huge honour for me. I am here to work hard, I am here to learn and most importantly, I am here to compete,” Mehtab was quoted as saying in a release.
“The club, our coach and I, we have the same desires and the same targets and that is to become the best in the country and win trophies,” he added.
Mehtab learned the ropes of the game at the Mahilpur Football Academy before joining the youth set up at East Bengal.
After putting in some impressive performances for the East Bengal U-18s, he made the jump to the senior squad in…