Mohun Bagan AC have seen a flurry of transfer activity over the past couple of weeks!
Alexander Romario Jesuraj joins on loan from FC Goa hours after he signed a permanent deal with the Gaurs; Spanish midfielders Francisco Javier González Muñoz and Joseba Beitia sign on, and Lalramzauva Khiangte and Sheikh Faiaz make their loan deals permanent.
Alexander Romario Jesuraj [22, Winger]
- Joins from Chennai City FC on a three-year contract and will spend the upcoming season on loan at Mohun Bagan.
- Represented India at the U-13 level and Tamil Nadu at U-16.
- 34 appearances (three goals, two assists) in two seasons with the current I-League champions Chennai City FC.
- Expected to join Mohun Bagan at the pre-season camp being held in Goa.
- At Chennai City FC, used to go by the sobriquet “Namma Neymar Romario.”
Francisco Javier González Muñoz (30, Defensive Midfielder)
- Born in Córdoba, Spain, was part of the Real Madrid youth academy.
- Has experience playing in the third and fourth tier of the Spanish League with UD Almería B, Deportivo Fabril, Deportivo Aragón, Córdoba CF B and Hércules.
- Apart from Spain, Muñoz has played club football in Cypriot, Thailand, Poland and Hong Kong.
- The midfielder can also play as a centre-back and joins Mohun Bagan from Hong Kong-based Lee Man FC.
Joseba Beitia (28, Midfielder)
- Born in San Sebastián, Spain, Beitia is youth academy product of Real Sociedad.
- Has made 257 appearances in the Segunda División B, the third tier of Spanish football.
- Has represented Real Sociedad B, CD Sariñena, Marbella FC and Racing de Ferrol among others.
- Joins Mohun Bagan from Real Unión, a Segunda División B club.
Lalramzauva Khiangte (22, Midfielder)
- Was a loanee from FC Pune City B to Mohun Bagan for the 2018-19 I-League season.
- Has now signed a permanent deal with the Kolkata club.
- A Shillong Lajong youth product, Khiangte was part of the Aizawl FC team before moving to FC Pune City in 2017.
Sheikh Faiaz (24, Midfielder)
- Was a loanee from ATK to Mohun Bagan for the 2018-19 season.
- Has now signed a permanent deal with Bagan.
- Started his career with Mohammedan SC before moving to Mohun Bagan and then onto ATK before making his way back to the Mariners.