A Homegrown Talent Returns as Jamshedpur FC sign Goalkeeper Amrit Gope

Jamshedpur FC announced the signing of local young goalkeeper Amrit Gope on a one-plus-two-year deal, adding depth to their goalkeeping lineup. Standing at an impressive 6 feet 4 inches, Gope is a familiar face to the club's fans, having been part of the Jamshedpur FC Reserves during the 2018-19 season, where he made 12 appearances in the 2nd Division I-League.

Ahead of the 2019-20 campaign, Gope was promoted to the senior team, becoming part of the Red Miners' Indian Super League (ISL) squad. His career then saw him move to TRAU, where he made 16 appearances over two successful seasons in the I-League. In view of his impressive performances he was the signed by Bengaluru FC.

On his return to Jamshedpur FC, Amrit Gope expressed his joy and commitment, stating, "This is my soil, and I am overwhelmed with happiness and pride to represent Jharkhand in the Indian Super League. I am determined to give my all this season, striving to deliver my best performance for the team and bring even more happiness to the people of Jharkhand. I feel incredibly lucky to be playing under the guidance of Head Coach Khalid Jamil. He is among the finest coaches in India, and I am confident that his expertise and mentorship will enhance my performance."

Head Coach Khalid Jamil shared his enthusiasm about the signing, saying, "Amrit Gope is an excellent addition to our team, enhancing the depth of our goalkeeping squad. Being a local talent, he embodies our vision of integrating more players from Jharkhand into the team. His inclusion strengthens our lineup and now he needs to work hard day and night to cement his place in the starting line up and perform."

With the addition of Amrit Gope, the Men of Steel further bolster their defense. His return symbolizes not just the strengthening of the team, but also the club's commitment to nurturing and showcasing local talent.

Amrit will join Vishal Yadav, Mohit Dhami and Ayush Jena in the goalkeeping line up of Jamshedpur

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