Uttam Rai is a 16 year old footballer from Sikkim who has already carved a name for himself in Indian football lore with his outstanding performances at the international stage.THT caught up EXCLUSIVELY with the Sikkimese Phenomenon on his return to Indian shores after another successful year at the IMG Academy.

In the fourth episode of “Indian Football – Profiling The future” series, TheHardTackle introduces the readers to a wonderkid from Sikkim – Uttam Rai. Uttam is one of the brightest prospects in Indian football right now and was even called for trials in Swiss club Grass Hoppers FC.