Juan Mera González
Juan Mera, the Punjab FC midfielder, has played in every one of the side's nine Indian Super League matches in 2023/2024, an ever-present feature by starting in all nine. The last league match that Mera played came on December 9 for Punjab FC versus East Bengal FC; a meeting that he played 90 minutes in during a 0-0 stalemate. In total, he has netted one Indian Super League goal this term, and chipped in with two assists. He has been shown one yellow card.His opening goal of the campaign came in the 1-1 draw against Hyderabad FC on November 7.In the club's next Indian Super League fixture on December 14, Punjab FC - who are in 11th place in the standings on five points - face a home match against Kerala Blasters FC.Mera played 18 I-League games last season for Punjab FC, scored 10 goals and provided two assists. Mera moved to Punjab FC in August 2022 from NEROCA, for whom he made 10 league appearances in total, scoring two goals and providing four assists.