ISL 2021-22: East Bengal rope in goalkeeper Arindam Bhattacharya from arch-rivals ATK Mohun Bagan: Putting speculation to rest, SC East Bengal on Monday
announced the signing of ace goalkeeper Arindam Bhattacharya, who was the bedrock of their arch-rivals Mohun Bagan’s success last season.
“I’m glad to be here. I can’t wait for the season to start, I want to win as many games as possible and keep as many clean sheets as possible,” the 32-year-old said in an SCEB statement.
ISL 2021-22: East Bengal rope in goalkeeper Arindam Bhattacharya from arch-rivals ATK Mohun Bagan
Arindam pipped Mumbai City FC’s Amrinder Singh to win the Golden Glove award last season, keeping as many as 10 clean sheets and making 59 saves.
He further revealed that his family members are East Bengal supporters and it was a no-brainer when the opportunity came his way.