The two time Champions have roped in Spanish winger Edu Garcia after completing a move of Delhi Dynamos Captain Pritam kotal to ATK.
Edu Garcia who played for Bengluru Fc in the 2017/18 Hero ISL was the main driving force behind Bengluru Fc brilliant run last year.His brilliant performance got him a big move to Chinese club Zheijang Green town Fc.
Edu Garcia has now decided to return to India in Red and white Colours as joins ATK.It is known according to some sources that it was Lanzarote who wanted Edu Garcia to be signed in the Kolkata side to make a strong frontline for the two time champs.
“The additions made to the squad are positive and we are quite excited to bring the new players on board. We hope that they can deliver and excite the fans through their performances on the pitch. We will begin training after the international break and assess how soon they can be integrated to our main squad. We look forward to a bright start in 2019,”said the delighted ATK Head coach Steve Coppell.
The club has also released Eli babalj.The tall Australian signed for four weeks as a replacement of injured Alfaro and Kalu uche.He made three appearances of the bench with no goals to his name.
Edu Garcia will certainly give a big boost to ATK frontline and will be expected to combine well with inform Captain Manuel Lanzarote to add the much needed spice to ATK attack.ATK has already signed Indian international defender Pritam kotal for a massive 3 year deal worth 1cr a year with 20 lakh transfer fee from Delhi Dynamos.ATK are certainly looked the most active this transfer window and we might see more coming our ways in upcoming days with Striker already much on the radar.
ATK are currently sixth in the table, four points behind the top four.Steve Coppell looks all determined to reach the playoff and get into good patch run after the league resumes next month.