KOLKATA: Mohammedan Sporting Club has completed the signing of experienced shot stopper Kunzang Bhutia as the Black Panthers add depth to their squad ahead of their 2020/21 Hero I-League campaign. Kunzang turned out for FC Bengaluru United in the recently concluded Hero I-League qualifier.
Having featured regularly in the I-League and ISL over seven years, Kunzang brings experience and proficiency to the Mohammedan Sporting squad
Born in Lachung, Sikkim, Kunzang was inspired by his uncle and aunt to play football. He started playing the game as a defender before being converted into a goalkeeper.
Started out as a teenager in the Royal Wahingdoh youth teams. The 26-year-old started his professional career with Shillong Lajong FC in 2013, before stints at NorthEast United, ATK, Churchill Brothers and Hyderabad FC.
The signing mark one more to the list for the Panthers’ upcoming campaign in the Hero I-League, with the club having announced the acquisition of defenders Arijit Bagui and Manoj Mohammed on Wednesday.