ISL 2017-18: Bengaluru FC on the lookout for a striker after Braulio Nobrega injury

Albert Roca Bengaluru FC NorthEast United FC ISL 4 2017/2018
Albert Roca Bengaluru FC NorthEast United FC ISL four 2017/2018 (ISL)

Indian Tremendous League (ISL) leaders Bengaluru FC are looking for reinforcements to their strike drive following an injury to their Spanish ahead Braulio Nobrega. Ths Spaniard is out for the season with a critical injury. 

Nobrega, who has performed for the likes of Atletico Madrid and Getafe, has been enjoying second fiddle to star striker Miku, who has already scored eleven objectives in the league, and Sunil Chhetri who has 9 objectives to his credit score. 

The 32-yr-previous striker has made 10 appearances in the ISL however has solely clocked 225 minutes on the pitch. 

Braulio Nobrega Bengaluru FC training session

Regardless of that, Bengaluru FC coach Albert Roca is looking for one other striker to take the workload off Miku and Chhetri, provided that Bengaluru FC are in the center of a busy couple of months, given their AFC Cup commitments as properly. 

The Blues can signal a alternative for Nobrega till February fifteenth, which is when the India’s switch window formally shuts. 

After Bengaluru’s three-1 win away over Chennaiyin FC, coach Roca signalled his intentions to usher in one other striker. 

“We want to exchange him (Nobrega) and it isn’t straightforward as a lot of home windows (in several nations) have already closed. We now have till the fifteenth (of February) and let’s examine if we will signal somebody,” he revealed. 

Nevertheless, with home windows in most different nations already shut, groups will probably be unable to usher in replacements and it is perhaps troublesome for Bengaluru to persuade a staff from permitting a participant to go away.