Chennaiyin FC have signed former Chennai City FC players Lijo Francis and Jockson Dhas on two-year contracts ahead of the upcoming season.
-22-year-old left-back hails from the coastal village of Eraviputhenthurai in Kanyakumari.
-Played two seasons in the I-League for Chennai City FC (5 appearances).
-Turned up for Madan Maharaj FC in the 2021 I-League Qualifiers.
-27-year-old midfielder hails from the fishing village of Vallavilai in Kanyakumari.
-Featured for Chennai City FC in the 2019-20 and the 2020-21 I-League. Also represented the club in the AFC Champions League qualifier and the AFC Cup.
-Total of 27 appearances in the I-League; a return of three goals and three assists.
-Played for Madan Maharaj FC in the 2021 I-League Qualifiers.