Goa has a rich history in football, and is the only Indian state to have declared football as its official sport. FC Goa is one the successful clubs in ISL finishing as semi-finalists in the inaugural edition and runners up in the next edition. Virat Kohli is a joint-owner of FC Goa. Here we list the top 3 players who can help FC Goa lift the ISL trophy this time.
Position: Centre Back
The marquee player for FC Goa, Lucio is a solid defender. Lucio has been the key player for several top clubs including Bayern Munich, Inter Milan etc. He has also collected more than 100 caps for Brazil national team. He is a tall and well-built defender who can dominate in the air and on the ground. His positioning has drawn laurels and he is gifted with good technical skills and distribution skills. Despite his age, he seems to possess good stamina and can be a menace for the opposition forwards. He will also help groom Keenan Almeida and can form a good partnership with the young Indian.