Jamshedpur/Madrid: Jamshedpur Football Club has completed their quota of foreigners with the signing of Mario Arques Blasco on Monday. The Spanish midfielder is a Villareal CF academy product with over 7-years of experience in Spain.
The 26-year-old previously played CD Alcoyano and had stints at Valencia and Sporting de Gijon�s B-teams. On signing with Jamshedpur FC, the midfielder said, �It�s amazing to sign with a club of Jamshedpur FC�s stature. Indian Super League is one of the biggest league�s in Asia and it�s an honour to be playing there.
�I am very happy to start training with my teammates and enjoy my time here. I want to play here with my heart and passion I hope to do my best.� Chief Executive Officer, Mukul Choudhari added �I am delighted to welcome Mario into the squad.
His experience will be valuable for our midfield. I am excited to see him pair up with Memo and add more solidity to our defense line. On behalf of the Tata Group I welcome Mario to Jamshedpur.�
Head Coach, Cesar Ferrando said, �I like Mario�s attributes as a player. He will fit very well into the system and will be an asset to the squad.
I am glad he has decided to join us and I am looking forward to working with him.� Mario has joined the squad for pre-season training in Madrid as the club continues to prepare for the Hero Indian Super League 2018-19 season.