18 years old Bengaluru Boy Ishan Pandita joins La-Liga Club DC Leganes
05.10.2016 : The dream comes true. Bangaluru's 18 years boy Ishan Pandita will be playing against Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and Antomine Griezmann as the wonder boy signed for La Liga Premier Div newly promoted team Doportivo Leganes.
Ishan began his football journey at the age of 6 and then he played Bengaluru's A and C division football leagues. In 2013 Ishan represented Gothia Cup in Sweden for International School Banglore and spotted by a local club IF Brommapojkarna. Then he joined Inter soccer Madrid football academy in Spain and joined Atl Madrid Jr Team Alcobendas CF. He then played another La Liga Club UD Almeria in their U18 Squad.
Ishan may play in the club’s U-19 side first. Club vice-president and owner, Felipe Moreno, at the Estadio Municipal de Butarque stadium - the home ground of Leganes handed over him `No. 50′ blue-and-white striped home jersey of the lub.
After India National Team Keeper Gurpreet Singh Sandhu’s achievement of becoming the first Indian player to play in a Europa League match by playing for Stabaek FC, first division club from Norway, now Ishan who signed world Famous Spanis La Liga team Leganes who are playing in Premier Divn with world famous teams like Barca-Real-Espanyol,Atl Madrid, Malaga-getafe etc.