Kochi: Former ISL Runner-up Kerala Blasters on Thursday announced the signing of young Indian defender Hormipam Ruivah from I-League side Punjab FC. The 20-year-old talented defender hails from Somdal, Manipur and has been playing football since his early childhood. He was an integral part of the Indian Arrows FC in the 2019-2020 I-League season.
“I am excited to join and continue my football journey with Kerala Blasters FC. I have heard a lot about their fan base and always wanted to be part of the team. I promise to strive harder and want to do the best for the Yellow Army in future. I am eagerly waiting to begin my training with the team”, Ruivah Hormipam said.
‘I am happy to have a talented player like Hormipam join Kerala Blasters FC. Being the ‘Man of the Match’ on his professional debut, I believe he will bring out some solid performances along with the support of everyone here at the club and especially the Yellow Army. He has the potential to turn into a mainstay at the heart of our defence in the future. I wish him all the very best and extend my full support in his football career”, Karolis Skinkys, Sporting Director of Kerala Blasters FC said.