Shillong Lajong Football Club

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Shillong Lajong Football Club is a professional football club from Shillong, state of Meghalaya.
The club was founded in 1983.

They are the winners of I-League 2nd Division of the season 2010-2011 and thus promoted to I-League premier division on 2011-2012 season.

Official website is http://www.shillonglajong.com/

Current Team Squad

Player Name Role Country
Kunzang Bhutia/a> Goalkeeper India
Rehenesh TP Goalkeeper India
Vishal Kaith Goalkeeper India
Robin Gurung Defender India
Samuel Shadap Defender India
Niawkorlang Kyndiah Defender India
Sandeep Singh Defender India
Soraisam Pritam Kumar Singh Defender India
Nim Dorjee Tamang Defender India
Aiborlang Khongjee Defender India
Minchol Son Defender North Koria
David Ngaihte Midfielder India
Rupert Nongrum Midfielder India
Joseph Lalfakzuala Midfielder India
Zodingliana Ralte Midfielder India
Lalram Muana Midfielder India
Boithang Haokip Midfielder India
Milan Singh Midfielder India
Jacob Lalrawngbawla Midfielder India
Redeem Tlang Midfielder India
Penn Orji Midfielder Nigeria
Issac Vanmalsawma Chhakchhuak Midfielder India
Alen Deory Midfielder India
Kiran Krishnan Striker India
Shaboirlang Kharpan Striker India
Seikhohau Tuboi Striker India
Bipin Singh Striker India
Durga Boro Striker India
Seminlen Doungel Striker India
Cornell Glen Striker Trinidad and Tobago
Uilliams Bomfim Souza Striker Brazil

Current Technical Staff

Name Role Country
Thangboi Singto Chief Coach India
Birendra Thapa Team Manager India
Gumpe Rime Goalkeeping coach India

Five I-League clubs including Shillong Lajong FC protest against AIFF’s new foreign players rule – Firstpost


The Indian Express
Five I-League clubs including Shillong Lajong FC protest against AIFF's new foreign players rule
Firstpost
New Delhi: Five clubs, including AIFF vice-president Larsing Ming Sawyan's Shillong Lajong FC, on Tuesday told the All India Football Federation that they were against registering eight foreign players per side in the 2017-18 I-League season.
Five I-League clubs write to AIFF against eight foreign playersThe Indian Express
Five clubs write to AIFF against 8 foreigners in I-LeagueTimes of India
It's Kolkata giants vs other clubs over number of foreigners for upcoming season in I-leagueScroll.in

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Guwahati City FC’s camp comes to an end with match vs Zubeen Garg XI – The News Mill


The News Mill
Guwahati City FC's camp comes to an end with match vs Zubeen Garg XI
The News Mill
A 10-day summer camp organized by Guwahati City FC in association with Shillong Lajong FC came to an end at Gauhati University playground on Tuesday. Around 150 aspiring footballers from different parts of the country and the region took part in the …

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I-League’s quest for relevance – Livemint


The Fan Garage (press release) (blog)
I-League's quest for relevance
Livemint
Often maligned in the past for its intolerant view of young Indian players, the I-League, India's national football league, turned over a new leaf this year and showcased the nation's future generation. In doing so, the league provided a … I-League's
Read Chennai City FC's strong letter to AIFF opposing proposed foreigner increase in I-LeagueThe Fan Garage (press release) (blog)

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No consensus in I-League-Foreign players’ quota issue, matter passed on to AIFF – The Indian Express


ESPN FC
No consensus in I-League-Foreign players' quota issue, matter passed on to AIFF
The Indian Express
AIFF has been told by five clubs that they don't support the decision of introducing eight foreigners in the 2017-18 I-League season. These five clubs, including All India Football Federation vice-president Larsing Ming Sawyan's Shillong Lajong FC and …
Uncertainty remains over foreigner quota in I-LeagueESPN FC
Five clubs write to AIFF against eight foreigners in I-LeagueThe Shillong Times
I-League: Idea to increase foreign players draws frownsTimes of India
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Shillong Lajong to assist Guwahati City FC – The Shillong Times


thenortheasttoday.com
Shillong Lajong to assist Guwahati City FC
The Shillong Times
Guwahati: A 10-day football coaching camp to be organized by Guwahati City FC (GCFC) from July 15 at Gauhati University playground will be technically assisted by one of the top I-League teams of the country – Shillong Lajong FC. Lajong will provide
Assam: Shillong Lajong to assist Guwahati City FC in 10 day long football coaching camp!thenortheasttoday.com

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Shillong Lajong FC to assist Guwahati City FC in football coaching camp – The News Mill (press release)


The News Mill (press release)
Shillong Lajong FC to assist Guwahati City FC in football coaching camp
The News Mill (press release)
“Lajong will provide the technical assistance like coaching and other support, to the youths who will join the camp,” confirmed managing director at Shillong Lajong FC Larsing Ming Sawyan. The development took place following a meeting held between the …

North-eastern flavour for Blasters – Times of India


Times of India
North-eastern flavour for Blasters
Times of India
Shadap was Singto's most dependent right-back during his days at Shillong Lajong FC. Interestingly, apart from Arata Izumi and goalkeeper Subhashish Roy Chowdhury, all the other players who Blasters signed from Sunday's draft were below the age of 25.
ISL 2017: 5 signings that will complete the Kerala Blasters lineup for next seasonSportskeeda

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Meghalaya CM launches grassroots football programme – Morung Express

Meghalaya CM launches grassroots football programme
Morung Express
It is based on these observations that the government has come up with a definitive focus to help football in the state and become a powerhouse in not just India but the globe,” he added before drums started beating and he raised his hand to show the …

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AIFF to take a call on foreign player quota after league committee fails to build consensus – Firstpost


Firstpost
AIFF to take a call on foreign player quota after league committee fails to build consensus
Firstpost
Five clubs, including All India Football Federation vice-president Larsing Ming Sawyan's Shillong Lajong FC and champions Aizawl FC, told the AIFF that they were against introducing eight foreigners, instead of the existing five, in the 2017-18 I

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Meghalaya CM launches grassroots football programme – Yahoo India News

Meghalaya CM launches grassroots football programme
Yahoo India News
Shillong, July 22 (IANS) Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma officially launched a statewide football grassroots development programme 'Mission Football' …

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