ISL 2021: Mumbai City FC rope in goalkeeper Mohammad Nawaz: Mumbai City FC is delighted to announce the arrival of goalkeeper Mohammad Nawaz. The 21-year-old joins the defending ISL champions on a three-year contract until May 2024.
A product of AIFF Elite Academy, Nawaz secured a move to FC Goa in 2018, where he featured for the club’s reserve team in the I-League 2nd Division and was later handed his first-team debut during the 2018-19 campaign. Having played an instrumental role in the FC Goa’s successful campaigns in 2018-19 and 2019-20, winning the Super Cup and the League Winners’ Shield, the 21-year-old custodian became a pivotal member of Gaurs’ set-up. He recorded as many as nine clean sheets in 33 appearances in his first two seasons with the Goan side.
ISL 2021: Mumbai City FC rope in goalkeeper Mohammad Nawaz
The Manipur-born player, who represented India at the 2016 BRICS U-17 tournament, made 10 appearances for FC Goa in the 2020-21 season in their run to the semi-finals.