Bengaluru FC confirmed today that they have secured the signing of Alan Costa from Brasileiro Serie B side Avai FC for a loan deal of two years as they are preparing for the upcoming ISL season.
Bengaluru FC preparing for season on full throttle
Bengaluru FC finished 7th last season in the ISL, a lowly finish according to the standards they have set over the last few years. Having parted ways with Juanan who is in talks with Hyderabad FC over a potential move, Bengaluru FC are looking to plug the defensive void left behind. they also announced that the Gabon defender Yrondu Musavu-King had signed a contract extension for the next two year with the club.they also announced that the Gabon defender Yrondu Musavu-King had signed a contract extension for the next two year with the club.
They also had announced the contract extension with Gabon defender Yrondu Musava King and the King- Costa combination at the back is what they are looking forward to in the next season.
The 30 year old Brazilian centre back had signed for Avai FC last summer and has made 7 Serie B appearances. He scored his first goal of the season few days back netting his team’s second in a 3-1 win against Londrina Esporte Clube.
Marco Pezzaiuoli’s men will face the challenge of Club Eagles in the AFC Cup playoff. If they win they will join the group stages alongwith ATK- Mohun Bagan, Bashundhara Kings from Bangladesh and Maldives’s Maziya S&RC.