Indian Defence Wall Jhingan joins Croatian top tier club HNK Sibenik

Sandesh Jhingan has joined Croatian top division club HNK Sibenik on Wednesday, the club declared in an authority articulation. He went through a clinical trial with the Croatian club on Tuesday.

The Indian worldwide is set to carry out his specialty for the European club in the wake of expenditure the last season with Indian Super League (ISL) side ATK Mohun Bagan.

The middle back had marked a five-year contract with the Kolkata football goliaths last year. He, in any case, actuated a statement that permitted him to end the agreement and join the European club.


India’s footballer of the year last month, Jhingan had ventured out ahead of schedule to Croatia and watched Sibenik’s home success against Hrvatski Dragovoljac on Sunday. “He established an excellent connection with the staff and devotees of the club when he was watching the last home game from the stands. He showed enthusiasm and energy for the group,” said Cardona.

In the interim, Jhingan said, “I think I am at a phase of my profession where I truly need to test myself in the most significant level conceivable and I think this is the ideal stage for me. As I have said, it wants to play in Europe and I have responded to this call upon myself. A major thank you to the Head Coach Mario Rosas and the proprietors and the board for offering me the chance to come here. I can’t hold on to get moving and anticipate offering 100% at each given chance.”

Established in 1932, HNK Sibenik got back to the head division last season under new administration. The club completed 6th in the class, two spots off fitting the bill for European rivalries. It is based out of Sibenik, the Dalmatian district of Croatia.

“We are exceptionally glad that Sandesh is with us. We realize he will assist us with accomplishing the objectives that we have set for ourselves during the season. His stretch here will assist him with growing a player and individual,” said HNK Sibenik mentor Mario Rosas. “We trust that he will keep on being a model for Indian footballers. He has shown his aspiration and seriousness by needing to escape his usual range of familiarity and show what Indian footballers are able to do.”

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