Indian Super League franchise Kerala Blaster may have the last laugh in the tournament.
According to SportNtalks sources, the Southern Indian side is in formal talks with Colombian forward Steven Mendoza. The Striker previously played for Chennayin FC in Indian Super League.
Kerala Blaster has one slot left for the Foreign signing. They have already build a decent side to challenge for the next season title. Signing Mendoza may make this team invincible.
Can Be Signing of the season – Indian Super league
The return of Steven Mendoza to Indian super league is far from easy. The Columbian who demolished Indian super league defense in the first two season,
Steven in first two seasons in Indian Super League played for Chennayin FC. Chennayin FC won the Super League season 2 courtesy of a goal from the pocket size dynamite from Columbia.
The Columbian is playing in Brazilian top division at Esporte Clube Bahia on loan from Corinthians. He so far has played in 15 matches scoring just 2 goals.
Last season Steven spend time in New York city in MLS playing along side likes of David Villa.
Author Take (Jithin V)
If Kerala Blaster able to lure the diminutive striker this could biggest coup in the history of Blasters. He along side Hume could set Indian Super League on fire.
He must be experienced playing at such high level, The fans should pray he wear the Yellow jersey this season. Having said that, it looks the bit difficult to see the player agreeing to join the club. He plays at the highest level, age on his side and coming down to Indian League may be a step back in his career.
You never know who wouldn’t love to play in front of 50 thousand fans.