ISL: Seasoned goalkeeper TP Rehenesh joins Jamshedpur FC

Jamshedpur, Sep 8 (IANS) Jamshedpur FC on Tuesday announced the signing of goalkeeper TP Rehenesh ahead of the Indian Super League (ISL) 2020-21 season. With Pawan Kumar already in, experienced Rehenesh will add another strong option for the first-choice keeper along with the young and promising Niraj Kumar.

The Rehenesh, 27, has over eight years of experience, having kept 35 clean sheets in 128 matches in the Indian Super League and I-League so far.

On his signing, Rehenesh said, “I have heard and myself seen a lot of wonderful things about Jamshedpur. The club’s vision, it’s facilities, the amazing treatment of players, youth and grassroots football are known and respected in the football circles.

“Jharkhand football fans are extremely vociferous, passionate, and supportive and I am excited and proud to represent them in the club colours. I always like to push myself to improve and compete whether in training or games. The ultimate aim is to win.”

Rehenesh began his career with ONGC in the I-League and went on to represent Rangdajied, Shillong Lajong, East Bengal, NorthEast United and Kerala Blasters. The able shot-stopper is good with the feet, athletic and has a smart positioning sense.

–IANS

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