Promising youngster duo from Tamil Nadu N Sivasakthi and Kamalesh P have signed penned two-year contracts with Former ISL and I-League Champions Bengaluru FC reserve team.
Both Sivasakthi and Kamalesh are products of the Raman Vijayan Soccer School (RVSS) in Chennai and has shown immense promise at the Under-18 level which drew the attention of the Bengaluru based club.
RVSS took to Twitter to announce their departure on Friday evening.
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We are delighted to announce that Our Elite Team Skipper and his strike partner Sivasakthi and Kamalesh has officially penned ✍️ a 2 year contract with Former ISL and I-League Champions@bengalurufc Reserve team. pic.twitter.com/yd8DGoxQZL
— Raman Vijayan soccer school (@thervss) May 1, 2020
18-year-old Sivasakthi has earned rave reviews for his performances in the All Indian Football Federation (AIFF) Elite League, Reliance Foundation Youth Sports (RFYS) and other youth level tournaments.
Sivasakthi's goalscoring exploits for RVSS have seen him shoot into the limelight and his numbers have been getting better every year. In the 2017-18 season in the Elite League, he scored 10 goals in 12 games before scoring 22 goals from 12 matches in the 2018-19 season, a feat that saw him win the golden boot. In the ongoing season, his tally stands at 17 goals before the season was curtailed due to the coronavirus outbreak.
He has been averaging well over a goal per game.