Bengaluru FC youngsters Lara Sharma and Wungngayam Muirang sign extensions. The club announced: “Bengaluru FC, on Tuesday, announced that goalkeeper Lara Sharma and defender Wungngayam Muirang signed contract extensions, as the Blues continue a rebuild with youngsters at the helm. While Muirang put pen to paper to a fresh three-year-deal that keeps him at Bengaluru till the end of the 2024-25 season, Lara added another three years to an existing contract that still has a year left on it.”
“Retaining our core of youngsters and building the team around them is what we have set out to do. And the extension and new deal for Lara and Muirang is part of that plan. Both these youngsters have shown on more than one occasion, what they are capable of. More importantly, they have tremendous potential that we – with Simon at the helm – want to help them reach,” said Mandar Tamhane, CEO, BFC.
“My aim is to play more games and win trophies for this club. I look forward to working with the new manager and learning new things. I’m very happy to extend my stay here and play in front of our fans,” said Muirang.
“Everyone at the club has been so supportive. From the players to the staff and fans, I’ve felt at home here. I’ve learned a lot at this club and it wasn’t hard for me to make this decision,” said Lara.