I-League membership RoundGlass Punjab FC have roped in Shankar Sampingiraj from Chennai Metropolis FC on a two-year deal.
“DONE DEAL! Our first signing of the season! Chennai Metropolis holding midfielder, Shankar Sampingiraj joins RoundGlass Punjab FC on a 2-year-deal! Delighted to have him on board!” the membership’s social media caption learn.
Shankar Sampingiraj made his debut for HAL in 2010 and moved to Pailan Arrows (at present often called Indian Arrows) in 2011. In 2013, he joined DSK Shivajians for a brief mortgage stint and scored a aim for the membership in six appearances.
Shankar joined Bengaluru FC in 2013 and performed 19 matches for the Bengaluru-based membership. He additionally has a few targets to his identify, which he scored for Bengaluru FC. The 26-year-old was loaned out to Kerala Blasters FC in 2015 and made three appearances within the Indian Tremendous League again then.
In 2017, he signed a contract with ATK and performed 11 matches for them. He additionally performed 4 matches every for Pune Metropolis FC & Hyderabad FC within the ISL. Final season, he represented I-League outfit Chennai Metropolis FC and can now be a part of the RoundGlass Punjab FC within the upcoming version of the I-League.
How did Shankar Sampingiraj fare for Chennai Metropolis FC in I-League 2020/21?
Shankar Sampingiraj performed 11 matches for the Chennai-based membership final season. He performed 10 matches as a center-back and one match as a defensive midfielder. The Karnataka-born participant was booked thrice final season however offered his crew with one essential help.
His solely help got here in a profitable trigger in opposition to NEROCA FC on ninth February. He assisted to the membership’s second aim, which was transformed by Denni Avdic to present his aspect a 2-Zero lead within the sport. Chennai Metropolis FC gained the match 2-1.
The 29-year-old additionally captained the aspect as soon as in opposition to Mohammedan SC final season.
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