Chennai: Chennaiyin FC on Tuesday announced a signing of Brazilian twin Raphael Augusto and Mailson Alves Barreiro Veriato for a second deteriorate of a Hero Indian Super League football.
Midfielder Augusto will be fasten Chennaiyin FC on loan from Brazilian giants Fluminense while executive defender Mailson has been roped in by CFC after a expiry of his agreement during Brazilian Serie C outfit Tupi Football Club.
The 24-year-old Augusto is an all-round midfielder who has been with Fluminense from a unequivocally start of his career though has been out on loan spells both in Brazil and abroad.
Augusto has had loan stints with DC United in USA’s Major League Soccer and Polish giants Legia Warsaw. Most recently, Augusto was on loan to Brazilian Serie C outfit Madureira.
The 27-year-old Mailson has spent roughly his whole career in a reduce groups of Brazil exclusive a brief army with Portuguese second tier outfit Portimonense.
After being instrumental in Tombense’s Brazilian Serie D success in 2014, Mailson assimilated Serie C’s Tupi and became an inspirational figure there with a standout opening in a dissapoint win over Serie A group Atletico Paranaense in a Copa do Brazil progressing this year.
Chennaiyin FC manager Marco Materazzi said, “We are unequivocally happy to have sealed Raphael Augusto and Mailson. They are dual players with not usually measureless peculiarity though also a lot of intensity and we am blissful that they will get to uncover their ability for Chennnaiyin FC in this year’s ISL.
“Augusto is a good immature awaiting who can have a large change in midfield. Technically and physically he is during a unequivocally good level. Mailson can be a soaring participation during a behind and during 27 he is still unequivocally immature for a centre behind and so will usually get improved personification with a likes of Mendy and Eder Monteiro. Both players will strengthen their particular positions in a team.”
Augusto said, “I am unequivocally vehement to play for Chennaiyin FC in a Indian Super League. we enjoyed my knowledge in USA and Poland and now this try in India will not usually give me a possibility to uncover my peculiarity though also learn a lot by personification underneath Marco Materazzi.
“I know there will be a lot of foe for places in midfield as there are copiousness of good Indian midfielders in a group also though we am unequivocally looking brazen to a plea and we wish to make Chennaiyin FC successful.”
Mailson stated, “I would like to appreciate Chennaiyin FC for giving me a event to share a sauce room with legends like Marco Materazzi and Elano. With so many Brazilians personification in a ISL final year, we have listened unequivocally definitely about a joining generally a good support in a stadiums.”