Ali Fasir, the golden boot winner of last season with 34 goals, has joined New Radiant for the upcoming football season. Fasir was instrumental for TC Sports last season scoring 34 goals that helped the club to reach both FA Cup and President’s Cup final.
Despite his stellar performance TC came second in all competitions.
New Radiant, rumored to be taken over by a group of businessmen and hardcore club supporters have also signed Akram Abdul Ghani this week.
Speaking of Fasir’s return, New Radiant General Secretary Ahmed Niyaz Moosa said Fasir is always a name supporters associate with the club.
“Fasir is loved by club fans for what he did in the past and we are delighted to have signed him”
Niyaz also added that the club is still looking for more local players.
“We are still aiming to strengthen the squad for next season” he added.
Fasir spent a trophy-laden three years in New Radiant from 2013 to 2015, winning Dhivehi League (3), President’s Cup (2), FA Cup and reaching AFC Cup Quaterfinals in 2013. His most memorable moment for New Radiant came in 2014 when he scored the only goal in the final of President’s Cup against Eagles to secure the title for the third year in a row.