Robin Gurung signs one-year contract extension with Jamshedpur

Jamshedpur FC have tied down defender Robin Gurung for the upcoming 2019-20 season with a one-year contract extension. This will be the 26-year-old's third season with the Miners.

The right-back made 13 appearances for Jamshedpur in Hero Indian Super League (Hero ISL) 2018-19, accounting for 36 tackles, 22 interceptions, 60 clearances and 22 blocks.

The player was delighted to extend his stay with the club and told the official Jamshedpur FC website, "I am extremely happy to continue my journey with Jamshedpur FC. Jamshedpur has been my second home and I am really fond of the city and its people. It’s been an absolute honour to wear the badge of JFC for the last two seasons and I am looking forward to bringing a lot of joy to our fans. The management has been very supportive, and I am looking to start afresh this season. The dream is to win the Hero ISL with Jamshedpur FC."

Jamshedpur FC CEO Mukul Choudhari added, "Robin has had an outstanding season with us, his dedication and commitment towards the team has set an example for everyone. I am happy he has decided to continue the journey which strengthens our defensive unit more. I wish him the best for the upcoming season."

Despite it still being early days, Jamshedpur have been busy in the transfer market, roping in the likes of Joyner Lourenco and Keegan Pereira, while also retaining the services of key players like Memo and Augustin Fernandes with contract extensions.

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