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Chennaiyin FC announces squad for Hero ISL Season 9


Two time champions Chenaniyin FC today

announced a 35-member squad for the Hero Indian Super League

beginning next month.

Nasser El Khayati joins the club as a seventh foreign acquisition

and is a part of the registered international unit for the 2022-23

Hero ISL campaign.

He replaces Rafael Crivellaro as the club’s midfield option having

played in a similar role in the Dutch first division in May 2022.

The Dutch footballer joins vice-captain and Senegalese international

Fallou Diagne, Iranian defender Vafa Hakhamaneshi, German medio

Julius Duker and attackers Kwame Karikari and Petar Sliskovic from

Ghana and Croatia respectively; all of whom took part in the Durand


This year, Chennaiyin FC kickstart their campaign on October 10,

when they take on ATK Mohun Bagan away, before hosting Bengaluru

FC at the Marina Arena on October 14.

Chennaiyin’s squad for ISL season 9:

Goalkeepers: Debjit Majumder, Samik Mitra, Devansh Dabas, Lovepreet


Defenders: Narayan Das, Aakash Sangwan, Vafa Hakhamaneshi, Fallou

Diagne, Gurmukh Singh, Md. Sajid Dhot, Ajith Kumar, Monotosh Chakladar,

Md. Aqib.

Midfielders: Nasser El Khayati, Jiteshwor Singh, Anirudh Thapa, Edwin

Vanspaul, Julius Duker, Sajal Bag, Chris White, Mohammed Rafique,

Sourav Das, Suhail Pasha.

Forwards: Ninthoi Meetei, Vincy Barretto, Rahim Ali, Romario Jesuraj,

Petar Sliskovic, Kwame Karikari, Prasanth Karuthadathkuni, Jockson

Dhas, Senthamizh, Jobby Justin, Gulab Singh, Mohamed Liyaakath..

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