SC East Bengal rope in young striker Rahul Paswan for the remainder of the season

SC East Bengal announced the signing of forward Rahul Paswan on Thursday for the remainder of their Hero Indian Super League (ISL) campaign.

"It's a dream come true for me, joining a prestigious club like SC East Bengal. Every footballer from Bengal aspires to play for these big teams and I am no exception. I will look forward to giving my best and helping the team in whatever way I can.”, said the young striker.

The 23-year-old played for BSS Sporting Club in the Calcutta Football League and topped the goal-scoring charts with six goals.

"Paswan is a good, young talent. He is a good addition to the side and I am sure he will do well for us," said SCEB Head Coach Mario Rivera.

SCEB fans & Mario Rivera would want Paswan to hit the ground running as the Kolkata-based side has failed to score a single goal in three of their last five matches.

The Red & Gold Brigade will up against ATK Mohun Bagan on Saturday, in what is set to be an exciting Kolkata Derby!

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