Football: Redeem Tlang becomes FC Goa’s first signing of season

Meghalaya winger Redeem Tlang on Monday became FC Goa’s first signing of the season.

Hailing from Shillong, the 25-year-old winger came through the ranks at Shillong Lajong and made his I-League debut in 2013.

After a number of successful seasons in the red of Lajong, he made a permanent move to the Highlanders (NorthEast United FC) in 2018 – making an immediate impact, a media Release by FC Goa said.

With him controlling the right wing, NorthEast United made it to the playoffs for the very first time in the 2018/19 season. Last season also saw the winger improve on a personal front – scoring 3 goals in the cash-rich league.