ISL Transfer News: Manuel Onwu and Aitor Monroy

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ISL Spanish Additions – Bengaluru FC has confirmed the signing of Spanish forward Manuel Onwu. Manuel Onwu played for the Spanish club, Osasuna back in 2012 in La Liga. He is the 13th Spanish International to have been transferred to an Indian Super League. His contract currently stands for 1 year with an option to be extended after the following season ends.

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ISL Spanish Additions

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Onwu made his senior debut in 2006 with the club CD Tudelano. He originally played for Osasuna B team and after having a successful season in the Segunda B Division, he got the call up to the first team and made his La Liga debut in March 2012. After his spell at Osasuna, he played at a club called, FC Dinamo Tbilisi, where he won the 2015 Georgian Cup. After short stints at many other Spanish clubs Manuel moved to UCAM Murcia CF and became a regular starter. He was the top scorer for that club with 11 league goals in 2018/19 season. At Bengaluru FC, he has become the fourth Spaniard to join the club after Juanan Gonzalez, Dimas Delgado, and Albert Serran.

ISL Spanish Additions

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Another Spanish addition in the ISL is Aitor Monroy who has recently been picked up by Jamshedpur FC. Aitor has been signed from Maccabi Petah Tikva which plays in the Israel Premier League. Aitor joined the Israeli club in 2015 and spent 3 seasons with them winning the Toto Cup in 2015-16 season. Jamshedpur FC are still yet to make the qualifers of ISL having spent 2 years in the league. Signings like these will boster their chances for a successful campaign, Aitor is a versatile midfielder who came through the ranks of Atletico Madrid, he played for the C team and then made his way up to the B team when he was 19 years old. Aitor is now set to enter the Indian football season with his debut this season. Aitor is the 5th foreigner to be signed by Jamshedpur FC after new team mates Noe Costa and Francisco Medina Luna. Also old players like Tiri and Memo have extended their contracts with Jamshedpur FC.

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