Punjab FC defender Nikhil Prabhu has played in the vast majority of the side's Indian Super League matches in 2023/2024, making 15 appearances overall and playing 1,267 minutes. He has been selected in the starting XI in 14 of these appearances across their 16 fixtures and come on as a substitute on one occasion. Prabhu last made an appearance in an Indian Super League game on February 27, playing 90 minutes for Punjab FC versus Hyderabad FC in a 2-0 win. In total, the defender has notched one Indian Super League goal this term. He has been booked five times. His opening goal of the campaign came in the 3-3 draw against Bengaluru FC on November 30. A home match against Mumbai City FC on March 2 is the team's next Indian Super League game for Punjab FC, who have 17 points and are in 10th spot. Last season for FC Goa, Prabhu made two Indian Super League appearances. Prior to moving to Punjab FC in July 2023, Prabhu made two league appearances in total at FC Goa.