Bengaluru attacker Thongkhosiem Haokip has not played in a high proportion of the team's Indian Super League games in 2020/2021, making five appearances overall and playing 19 minutes. Every one of his appearances this season have come as a substitute. Haokip last featured in a league game on January 28, playing just five minutes for Bengaluru versus Hyderabad in a 2-2 draw. Ann opening goal of the league season has so far proved elusive.In last season's Indian Super League, Haokip featured in 14 games for Bengaluru and scored one goal. Haokip switched to Bengaluru in July 2017 from Kerala Blasters, for whom he made one league appearance in total.