India International Gurpreet Singh Sandhu has signed for Bengaluru FC for Indian Super league. This is by far biggest signing by Bengaluru FC this season.
Sandhu who was an integral part of Indian national team was finding difficult to get playing time in Norway.
Gurpreet joined Norway first division side stabaek back in 2014. In last three years in Europe Sandhu able to make only 11 appearances for the first team in all competitions.
Bengaluru FC will be high on confidence after getting India number one under the post. Bengaluru FC will certainly pose a huge challenge in the upcoming season in Indian Super league. The franchise could now assure to have a safe pair of hands guarding their goal.
According to our sources, Sandhu will be highest paid Keeper in the league.
End of European Dreams for Gurpreet Singh Sandhu?
It will be interesting to see if Sandhu will move back to Europe or his aspiration of playing European club has come to end. Sandhu is a hope for many Indian fans and players who aspire to see Indian playing in a European league. Moving back to India is interesting but certainly, the lot of question marks should be raised if he can move back to Europe and get the club to play regularly.
He is not a young player, In Europe, if you want to make a mark you have to move at a young age. He now has to look for a club where he can play on the consistent basis. Keepers play for a longer period of time so moving to Europe would not be difficult if he keeps improving.
Bengaluru FC has made the huge signing. They brought one of the most reliable players who can make difference. Having Chhetri upfront and now Sandhu between the stick will make BFC a solid team.
What you think about Sandhu moving back to India? Do you think it’s a good move?