Panaji: With their management`s decision to
disband the team from next season, top Mahindra United players
Mohammad Rafi, Steven Dias and Dharmaraj Ravanan have decided
to join Churchill Brothers.
Churchill, in turn, are likely to lose R Vashum to East
Bengal while goalkeeper Arindam Bhattacharya and midfielder
Ogba Kalu are in talks with newly-crowned I-League champions
Another Goan club Salgaocar, with their survival in the
I-League certain, are on the verge of signing Air India
players Khelemba Singh, Syed Farid and Arnab Das Sarma, it is
Mohun Bagan, meanwhile, have netted this year`s surprise
goal poacher Muritala Ali from Mahindra United.
Not to be left behind, East Bengal have signed JCT`s
Nigerian midfielder Penn Orji while also in talks with the
same club`s Gurwinder Singh and Baljit Sahni. They are also
targeting Mahindra goalkeeper Subashish Roy Chowdhury.