Indian Super League franchise NorthEast United FC have announced the signing their first new player in winger Nikhil Kadam from Kolkata giants Mohun Bagan AC.
24 year old Kolhapur-born Nikhil Kadam started to play youth football locally for Krida Prabodhini before he went to the Peninsula Pune FC Academy. He starred for the Pune FC Juniors in their U-20 I-League triumph in 2012 before he went on to play for the Pune FC senior team.
After his time at Pune FC, Nikhil Kadam joined city rivals DSK Shivajians FC before going on to play for Mumbai FC and then last season for Mohun Bagan, which was his best season at the national level I-League.
Now Nikhil Kadam makes the switch for the first-time to the Indian Super League by signing for NorthEast United FC.