With the I-League season just around the corner, TheHardTackle brings you a piece on top five relatively little known, but really talented youngsters, that many Indian football fans may not have heard of yet.
In the second episode of "Indian Football - Profiling The future" series, TheHardTackle introduces the readers to a supremely promising Indian youngster - Pratik Shinde - who overcame all the obstacles to become the youngest Indian player in the history to sign a professional contract with a foreign club side.
In this brand new series, TheHardTackle introduces the readers to a number of little-known but supremely promising Indian youngsters who have it in them to prosper at the senior level and bring laurels to the nation in near future. Here's the first installment of the series.
TheHardTackle's Guest Author Nishant Ramela analyzes the performances of some exciting young prospects in this year's I-League and comes up with a list of promising youngsters who are all set to keep the tricolour flying high in International football arena.