At the age of 17, Komal is rated as one of the most promising youngsters in India and has scored goals against Brazil and Uruguay.

Komal has been left out of the Indian Arrows team which will compete in the I League this season.

But the sources close to the player are claiming that the player had a desire to play in the Indian Super League instead of the I-League.

Likes of FC Pune City, Minerva Punjab FC  & even some Foreign Clubs were in the race to sign Komal but at the Moment ATK are the favorites to sign the player.

Komal Thatal against USA

Thatal played just one match in the FIFA U-17 World Cup against the USA which India lost 0-3 but he won the Hearts of All with his sheer skillful show and gritty performance. Though he was left out on the bench by coach Luis Norton de Matos in the next two Matches, he remains to be one of the Indian footballing talents to look forward to as he builds up his professional football career.