USFC picks 15 for Sikkim League

Gangtok, 04 Aug:

United Sikkim Football Club has shortlisted 15 players for the upcoming Premier Division Sikkim-League which is scheduled to begin 18 August here at Paljor Stadium.

Around 30 aspirants from different corners of the State signed up for the selection trials on Saturday. USFC is putting together a fresh squad after several of its players moved on to other clubs and bigger leagues.

The selection trial was held under the supervision of USFC senior manager, Arjun Rai, and senior players of the club.

The training sessions of the club will be starting Monday.

Club officials inform that most of the new players hail from rural Sikkim.

They add that several hopeful could not attend the trials because they were busy with the many Independence Day football tournaments underway across the State.