Indian Super League franchise Odisha FC have announced the signing of goalkeeper Antonio D’Silva and defender Karan Amin.
Odisha FC has reached an agreement with Dempo SC for the transfer of 21-year-old goalkeeper Antonio D’Silva for a contract duration of one and a half years.
Antonio D’Silva began his youth career with the Goan giants Salgaocar FC. He rose through the ranks and eventually signed for their U-18 side, before joining FC Goa in 2017. Later, the goalkeeper played for FC Goa’s Developmental Team in the Second Division League, the Durand Cup, and the Goa Pro League.
Earlier this season, the youngster moved to Dempo SC and played for them in Goa Pro League 2021/22. In the previous season of Goa’s top-tier league, D’Silva made clocked 884 minutes across nine games and made 14 saves.
Meanwhile Odisha FC has successfully acquired the services of Karan Amin from Jamshedpur FC. The Mumbai-born defender has signed with the Juggernauts for one and a half years with an option to extend for a further year.
Born in Mumbai, Karan Amin was part of the youth teams of I-League clubs Mahindra United, Air India, and Mumbai FC. He then went on to represent Mumbai FC and DSK Shivajians FC for their senior sides in local tournaments.
In 2014, Karan Amin was announced as part of the PIFA side that would participate in the Second Division League. Almost four years later, on 23 January 2018, Amin was signed by Jamshedpur FC of the Indian Super League after a successful trial with the club. Amin made his professional debut with the club on April 2, 2018 in their Super Cup match against Minerva Punjab FC. He came on as a 74th-minute substitute for Jamshedpur as they won the match on penalties.
Delighted to have joined the Juggernauts. I am really looking forward to this new chapter in my footballing journey! 🟣⚫️
— Karan Amin (@karan7amin) January 25, 2022