Delhi Dynamos Football Club players Souvik Chakrabarti and Anas Edathodika have become the part of mutually beneficial player development A�initiative the with A-League side Central Coast Mariners FC in Australia. The opportunity is the result of their good game in the last season that helped Delhi Dynamos FC reaches the semifinals.
They are the first Indian players to get the opportunity to be a part of to a Hyundai A-League as a result of the relationship between Mariners’ Owner and Chairman Mike Charlesworth and the Delhi Dynamos FC. This is not only an opportunity to get good training for the players but they also have a chance for the Central Coast Mariners main team in the A-League after the ISL.
Anas who had joined the club last season had outperformed other players is really excited to be a part of the training session. The player acknowledged saying , “My last season’s experience in ISL with the Delhi Dynamos was in itself was something which was very motivating for me, having played alongside Roberto Carlos, John Arne Riise and Florent Malouda amongst other talented Indian and foreign players.a�? He is grateful to Delhi Dynamos for providing the chance.
Souvik has been the club for three seasons and has shown consistent game as a midfielder. He is highly excited to be in Australia and has been training extremely hard.
The head coach of Delhi Dynamos FC Gianluca Zambrotta reflected on the golden opportunity for players and stated that,a�? To go and play in different leagues, and learning different football cultures helps in the development of a player. I am sure it has been a unique experience for them, to go there and train with the club.a�?