Ashique Kuruniyan of Pune City FC signed on loan by La Liga side Villarreal CF

Ashique Kuruniyan in Pune FC Academy kit


Indian U-19 International Ashique Kuruniyan has Signed a 2.5-month credit spell with La Liga side Villareal CF, who carry out their specialty in the primary division of the Spanish League, ie, La Liga. Ashique, an occupant of Pattarkadavu of Malappuram in Kerala is a piece of the squad of Indian Super League side Pune City FC,but is yet to make an appearance for them this season. An alum of the Pune FC (the I-League club) foundation, Ashique was going to join the Delhi Dynamos for the season, yet Pune City FC in this way assumed control over the institute, and Ashique joined Pune City FC for his introduction battle.


The Pune City FC man is a highly rated creative midfielder who can also play as a striker. He was brilliant for Pune FC as they finished runners-up in U-19 I-League season 2014-2015.  Since then he has attracted a lot of attention on the National stage, called up for the Indian U-19 side, and also have spent time training in the Indian Elite Academy in Goa.

The 19-year old, is earmarked to affix the La Liga aspect Villareal CF on Oct 31st. However, it’s extremely unlikely that Ashique goes straight to the primary team image if he will it’ll be nice news for Indian soccer fans all across the globe. Villareal themselves have started the season in fine fashion, presently positioned fourth within the League, having finished within the same position last year within the La Liga. He is going to be the second Indian to be registered to a La Liga side, with Ishan Pandita recently having signed for Leganes.

Suresh Choudhary

Pursuing Mechanical Engineering University of Pune, India. Young blogger blogging at SportsGyaan.com. From the childhood I was loving sports. Now I have started working on SportsGyaan along with my Graduations. Follow me on social media below.

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