Kolkata giants Mohun Bagan have announced the signing of Spanish striker Salvador Pérez Martínez from Greek side Doxa Drama FC.
The 29 years old forward from Orihuela in Spain is popularly known as Salva Chamorro. He started his professional career with CF Villarreal, where he played for their reserve teams like Villarreal C and Villarreal B between 2008-2012. Chamorro also played for FC Barcelona B in 2016. Chamorro played mostly in Segunda División and Segunda División B in Spain. He helped UE Llagostera to become champion of Segunda División B in the 2013/14 season by scoring 11 goals. Chamorro has also played in countries like Portugal, Greece and Hong Kong.
The signing was initiated by head coach Kibu Vicuña after discussing with the Mohun Bagan management.
Mohun Bagan directors Srinjoy Bose and Debashis Dutta confirmed that “Salva Chamorro is an experienced striker with lots of skills, vision and has all attributes to become a Mohun Bagan player. We are delighted that he has signed with our club and we are all looking forward to working with him.”
Salva Chamorro said, “This is a challenge I am really looking forward to. After I spoke with Kibu and read about the legacy of Mohun Bagan, I never had any doubts in mind. I am looking forward to working with Kibu, meeting the team and getting started.”