Shubho Paul selected for U-19 Bayern Munich World Squad


In another proud moment for Sudeva FC, their prolific scorer Shubho Paul got selected for U-19 Bayern Munich World Squad. Bundesliga champion Bayern Munich released its U-19 World Squad, featuring 15 players from across the globe, hand-picked by club legend and World Cup winner Klaus Augenthaler from more than 1,200 applications received from across 64 countries. Shubho happens to be one of them.

“I am very happy and honestly, can’t imagine I have made the cut. All of it still feels like a dream. I didn’t even know Anuj sir had applied on my behalf. It was a pleasant surprise,”- Subho

Shubho paul’s journey

Primarily an out-and-out striker, Paul is a prolific goalscorer for his club and country. After netting 58 strikes in 14 matches in his first season with the Sudeva U-13. Paul went on to represent India in the 2018/2019 AIFF U-15 Youth League 2019/2020 AFC U-16 Championship qualifiers and AIFF U-18 Youth League. He is a member of India U-17. At just 17 years of age, he has been handed captain’s armband by Sudeva coach Chencho Dorji in I-league. Shubho has scored 87 goals in 41 matches across all age groups.

Paul, who captains I-league side Sudeva Delhi Football Club, will receive professional and personalized digital training from coaches at Bayern. Alongside his teammates, the teenager will also get the opportunity to train in Munich and play in a friendly match against Bayern’s U-19 team at the end of the project.

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