Gokulam FC launched

Gokulam Kerala FC, the lone professional club from Kerala in I League football, introduced its players on Sunday in a spectacular ceremony.

Published: 20th November 2017 02:17 AM  |   Last Updated: 20th November 2017 07:34 AM   |  A+A-

Gokulam Kerala FC team members with owner Gokulam Gopalan, Kozhikode Mayor Thottathil Raveendran and State Sports Council president T P Dasan. A programme was held in Kozhikode to introduce the team members on Sunday | A Sanesh

By Express News Service

KOZHIKODE:Gokulam Kerala FC, the lone professional club from Kerala in I League football, introduced its players on Sunday in a spectacular ceremony. The team is a mix of national and international players.

Indian national team player Sushanth Mathew, 36, is the captain and Bino George is the coach. Several Malayalee football players have also found a place in the team.After a gap of six seasons, a professional team from Kerala is playing in I League and the team is owned by Gokulam Group of Companies. Ghana world cup player Daniel Addo, Afghanistan national team captain Faysal Shayesteh, Cameroon national team player Francis Ambane, Emmanuel from Nigeria, Bayi Kamo Stephane from the Ivory Coast, Congo national team captain Mbele, Uzbekistan national team member Urunov Gulom and Syrian national team player Khalid Al Saleyh are the foreign players in the team.

Mohammad Rashid, Nikhil Bernard, Priyant Singh, Bilal Khan, Ajmal P A, Shinu S, PowotLakkra, Sandhu Singh, Sanju G, Vicky, Usman Ashik, Mama, Rohit Mirza, Shohabib and Arif Sheikh are the other players.

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