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Florentin Pogba is ATK Mohun Bagan’s largest signing this season.© Instragram

ATK Mohun Bagan head coach Juan Ferrando on Saturday stated it was not simple to persuade high-profile Guinean central defender Florentin Pogba, who’s the elder brother of French World Cup winner Paul Pogba. Florentin is ATKMB’s largest signing this season. They’ve been one of many energetic groups within the switch market with some top-quality signings forward of Indian Tremendous League 2022-23 season. The Mariners head coach stated the left-footed centre-back was on their wishlist and he was satisfied solely after studying concerning the membership’s imaginative and prescient.

“After the AFC Cup matches, we began in search of a left-footed centre-back. Florentin’s attributes had been perfect for our type of soccer.

“Now we have been following him, watching his video games for his former crew and inquired about him in latest months,” the Spaniard informed indiansuperleague.com.

Final ISL season, ATK Mohun Bagan suffered badly with damage woes to their Spanish centre again Tiri and Indian defender Sandesh Jhingan, as they managed simply six clear sheets from 22 matches.

“He’s an aggressive defender who can dominate on the pitch. On high of that, he has the power to assist us construct up from the again and likewise take up attacking positions when required,” the coach stated.

“Positively, it wasn’t simple to get a participant like him, who was actively taking part in and taking part in effectively within the French 2nd division. However as soon as we informed him about our membership’s imaginative and prescient, philosophy and mentality, and mentioned our future objectives, Florentin was greater than satisfied,” Ferrando added.

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ATK Mohun Bagan have additionally roped in Indian stars like Ashique Kuruniyan and Asish Rai as they hope to make up for the departure of Roy Krishna and David Williams.

First up, the Mariners will likely be taking part in the AFC Cup Inter-Zonal semifinal at residence in September. PTI TAP TAP AH AH

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