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

FIFA U-17 : A milestone for NE football – E-Pao.net


The Indian Express
FIFA U-17 : A milestone for NE football
E-Pao.net
This year has been an incredible for North East football. A little known Aizawl FC scripted history by becoming the first NE club to win I-Leage title. Also Shillong Lajong FC placed fifth in I-League standing. 49 NE players amongst 156 players
How the North-East Became India's Biggest Football NurseryNews18

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Bend it like them – Livemint


Livemint
Bend it like them
Livemint
The North-East, in fact, uses football as a bridge to the rest of the country. Aizawl FC, the national champions this year, will be pivotal in mainstreaming Mizoram, says the club's owner Robert Royte. Shillong Lajong FC, the first pan-regional club

Indian football’s age of deceit – Livemint


Livemint
Indian football's age of deceit
Livemint
As mentioned in a previous article that discussed the Indian U-17 team's preparations for the World Cup, youth football in India has perpetually been stuck in the planning stages and the absence of a structured youth system means that players are not

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Maram Win Rangsakhona Football Tourney – NorthEast Today


NorthEast Today
Maram Win Rangsakhona Football Tourney
NorthEast Today
Both the teams played their level best, However, Maram FC managed to score the goal and win the series, which saw participation of 19 team including Navajyoti Club from Guwahati, Shillong Lajong Juniors FC from Shillong, Langsning Sports Club Shillong …

India’s U-17 World Cup Team Owes a Lot to This Chandigarh Academy – The Quint


The Quint
India's U-17 World Cup Team Owes a Lot to This Chandigarh Academy
The Quint
The Chandigarh Football Academy and Minerva Football Club have together contributed to a third of the Indian Under-17 contingent at the FIFA World Cup. At 8 pm IST on Friday, India will create football history by not only hosting a FIFA event for the

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Shillong Lajong sign six foreign players for I-League – Times of India


Times of India
Shillong Lajong sign six foreign players for I-League
Times of India
SHILLONG: Shillong Lajong Football Club on Monday announced the signings of six foreign players for the I-League 2017-18 season. Recommended By Colombia. The new signings are centre forward Abdoulaye Koffi of Ivory Coast, centre back Laurence …
I-League: Shillong Lajong sign six foreign players, fill foreign player quotaGoal.com
Shillong Lajong announces its line-up of importsSportstarlive

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Khalid plans Puja gift for supporters – The Telegraph


The Telegraph
Khalid plans Puja gift for supporters
The Telegraph
On April 30 this year, Khalid had a similar situation. As Aizawl FC coach he needed a point against Lajong FC in Shillong to win the I-League title. Aizawl FC played a 1-1 draw and the team won their maiden I-League title to script one of the greatest

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The art of conversion – Ahmedabad Mirror


Ahmedabad Mirror
The art of conversion
Ahmedabad Mirror
Most of the teams that are coming here have had their core team play together for close to a decade, all the big teams like Brazil, Spain or even the African teams who are very good at the U-17 age group,” said India's U-17 coach Luis Norton de Matos

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I-League 2017: Shillong Lajong 1-1 Aizawl FC – Defiant Reds from Mizoram crowned champions of India – Goal.com


Goal.com
I-League 2017: Shillong Lajong 1-1 Aizawl FC – Defiant Reds from Mizoram crowned champions of India
Goal.com
Aizawl FC have played themselves into the annals of Indian football by landing the I-League crown after a 1-1 away draw against Shillong Lajong on Sunday. Though Aser Pierrick Dipanda (9') got the lead for Lajong, William Lalnunfela (67') scored a
Shillong Lajong vs Aizawl FC, I-League highlights: Aizawl FC become championsHindustan Times
Shillong Lajong FC vs Aizawl FC I-League 2017: Watch Shillong Lajong FC vs Aizwal FC live telecast & streaming on …India.com
Aizawl one match, one point away from historyESPN
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Rangers of the mist- The New Indian Express – The New Indian Express


The New Indian Express
Rangers of the mist- The New Indian Express
The New Indian Express
(Top) Because of heavy rain, most of the grounds in Meghalaya have been reduced to wetlands. A scene from Shillong United' scouting programme in Pynursla.

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