Jamshedpur FC defender Narender Gahlot has completed a move to Odisha FC on a two-year contract. In his three seasons with the Red Miners in the ISL, the 21-year-old has notched up 36 appearances including 15 appearances in the recently concluded 2021-22 edition of the ISL.
A product of the Chandigarh Football Academy, Gahlot was part of the Indian U-17 National Team which participated in the FIFA U-17 World Cup held in India in 2017. His performances earned him a call up to to the AIFF developmental team, the Indian Arrows in 2018.
Although, he made only a single appearance in his first season with the Arrows, he gained the confidence of Coach Floyd Pinto and featured 11 times in the 2018-19 I-League. In July of 2019, he completed his move to ISL side Jamshedpur FC.
The centre-back and occasional left-back made his national team debut in July of 2019 against Tajikistan and has made a total of three appearances for the national team.
ISL 2021-22 STATS: NARENDER GAHLOT
|Minutes played||947 (15 Matches)|
|Shots / on target||2/0%|
|Passes / accurate||195/64.10%|
|Long passes / accurate||56/41.10%|
|Crosses / accurate||1/100%|
|Dribbles / successful||4/0%|
|Duels / won||145/45.50%|
|Aerial duels / won||53/39.60%|
|Losses / own half||76/40.80%|
|Recoveries / opp. half||89/12.40%|