Indian Super League franchise Kerala Blasters FC announce announced the signing of midfielder Rohit Kumar ahead of the 2020/21 season.
23 year old Delhi-born Rohit Kumar first played at the Bhaichung Bhutia Football Schools before joining the DSK Shivajians LFC Academy.
It was with then I-League side DSK Shivajians FC that Rohit Kumar made his professional debut before moving over to ISL side FC Pune City. He spend two seasons before the franchise shifted to Hyderabad FC, where Rohit Kumar played nine matches scoring one goal.
Rohit Kumar said, “Joining Kerala Blasters was an easy decision for me since I’ve always wanted to play for the club. I hope to improve myself as a player every day, with the help of my coaches, teammates, management and specially the fans, to contribute to the vision of the club. With the support of my new squad, I wish to lift trophies for Kerala Blasters in the near future, because this club truly deserves it.”
Karolis Skinkys, Kerala Blasters sporting director, said, “It is my pleasure to welcome Rohit to Kerala Blasters. He is yet another quality addition to our mid-field. I hope he explores all his potential with the team and we are ready to support him in the best possible manner.”