Kochi: Santosh Trophy (Santosh Trophy) Kerala team for football tournament (Kerala Team) Announced. SBI midfielder Jijo Joseph (Jijo Joseph) Will lead the team. Jijo, who previously wore boots for Kerala in six Santosh Trophies, is the senior player in the team.
Everyone on the team, which was announced with an emphasis on young players, is under 30 years old. The 22-member squad was announced by coach Bino George and his team. Of these, 13 players are newcomers to the team. The Under-21 team members have also secured a place in the team this time. In addition to Bino George on the coaching staff, TG has been named co-coach. Purushothaman and Saji Joy are the goalkeeper coaches.
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S Rajesh from Thiruvananthapuram, who represented the national team in the World Railway Championship, will lead the team. Rajesh, who has competed in the Santosh Trophy for Karnataka three times, is wearing boots for Kerala this time. Former Gokulam Kerala player and former Kerala Blasters reserve player Arjun Jayaraj is also a member of the Kerala team this time.
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Forward: Justin TK, S Rajesh, Mohammad Safnad, Mohammad Ajsal
Middle: Mohammad Rashid K, Jijo Joseph, Arjun Jayaraj, Akhil P, Salman K, Adarsh M, Bujair V, Noufal PN, Nijo Gilbert, Shikhil N
Defensive column: Sanju G, Mohammad Asif, Vibin Thomas, Ajay Alex, Mohammad Saheef AP, Mohammad Basit PT
Goalkeepers: Mithun V, Hajmal S.
Lakshadweep, Puducherry and Andaman and Nicobar Islands are in the group along with Kerala. The matches will be played at Jawaharlal Stadium, Kaloor.
Matches of Kerala
Kerala vs Lakshadweep on December 1 at 9.30 am
December 3 at 9.30 am Kerala vs Andaman and Nicobar
Kerala vs Puducherry on December 5 at 3.00 pm