Defender Seriton Fernandes has signed a new long-term contract with FC Goa till the summer of2022.Seriton made his ISL bow in 2017/18 as a Gaur after the club picked him in the 7th round in the 2017 ISL Players Draft. He then went on to play a vital role in his first season in the club, establishing himself as the undoubtedfirst-choice in the right-back slot.
He helped the club to semi-final appearances in both the Indian Super League and the Super Cup, a media releaseissued here said."Goa is home for me. Playing for the people and wearing the crest is something I really take pride in.
To have the opportunity to play for the club is every Goan boy's dream. And now to have the chance to extend my stay here wassomething I couldn't say no to," stated Seriton. FC Goa have had a sensational Indian Super League as they were able to make their way through to the finals.
With defender Seriton Fernandes coming into the setup, FC Goa will be hoping to get better results and get their hands on the coveted trophy. Seriton carries a good experience at his back and will look to utilize it to the fullest during his stint with the franchise.
(With Inputs: PTI)