GUWAHATI: Northeast United FC is happy to announce that Mauritanian international, Khassa Camara has joined the club ahead of Season 7 of the ISL.
Born in France, the 27-year-old defensive midfielder has 35 appearances for Mauritania and has spent the last 5 seasons in Greece spending a season at GS Ergotelis and then the next 4 at Ao Xanthi.
An active international for his country, Camara last featured in national colours at the 2019 edition of the African Cup of Nations. Camara is a versatile player who can also play as a central midfielder or at right-back.
Speaking on the signing, NorthEast United’s Executive Director Priya Runchal said; “Camara is a proven player both at the club and international level and he will add quality to our midfield. His versatility was a big draw while making the transfer decision and we are confident he will do well for us in the season ahead.”
On his move, Camara added; “This is going to be my first experience in Asia, and I would like to thank the club for giving me an opportunity to be a part of this team. I cannot wait to get started on the pitch and will look to deliver the goods for the club and its amazing fans.