Kerala Blasters FC is happy to announce the signing of Vincy Barretto on a three-year deal at the club till 2024. The young winger was with Gokulam Kerala FC before joining KBFC.
The 21-year-old began his career at the Dempo SC academy, featuring for the club in the under-18 league. In 2017, Barretto signed his first senior contract with the reserve team of FC Goa and played for them over three years. During this time, he was a key member of the squad that won the 2018-19 Goa Professional League. He went on to make 17 appearances for the club in the domestic league and Hero I-League second division in 2019-20. Prior to signing with the Blasters, Barretto spent a season at Hero I-League team Gokulam Kerala FC in 2020 for whom he made 13 appearances.
“I am glad to represent Kerala once again. I have always heard about the fan base that Kerala Blasters FC has and I am really excited to be part of the team and experience that. I look forward to growing personally and showing my best performance on the field for KBFC,” said Barretto.
“We are happy to have this young talent, Vincy Barretto in the team. Barretto is a promising player with high potential. With his pace and versatility, he has procured an identity of his own within a short span of time. I wish him all the very best and extend my full support in his football career,” said Karolis Skinkys, Sporting Director, Kerala Blasters FC.