Robert Cullen joins NorthEast United FC of Indian Super League

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According to the news report in Japan, Robert Cullen transfers to the NorthEast United FC of the Indian Super League(ISL). The Indian Super League kicks off on October 1. The NorthEast United FC ‘s home town is Guwahati of India, Katsumi Yusa of Japanese player also belongs to the team.

Robert Cullen’s biography is his age of 31, his father is Irish and his mother is a Japanese. He was a dual citizenship, but he was selected Japanese nationality. His position is forward and he contracted with Jubilo Iwata of J-League in 2004. Cullen played in Jubilo until 2010, appearanced 138 matches and got 39 goals. After playing in Roasso Kumamoto 6 months, he transferred to Venlose Voetbal Vereniging Venlo of Eredivisie. Because his father is of British nationality, he is not a non-EU players as other japanese players. This was advantageous for him that transfers to VVV Venlo.

Robert Cullen played in VVV Venlo until 2012-2013 season, appearanced 70 matches and 7 goals. After that, he was transferred to the play field to Asia. He contracted with the Suphanburi FC of Thai Premier League, his salary was 40 million yen. Cullen played in 22 matches and got 7 goals in one year, he transferred to the Seoul Eland FC of K League in 2015. He played in 35 matches and got 2 goals in South Korea. In 2016, He did not belong to any club until September.

In the Indian Super League, the former superstar has been playing now. Diego Forlan of Uruguay, Eidur Gudjohnsen of Iceland and Lucio of Brazil play in the league. in addition, the former superstar also become the manager, Zico becomes a manager of the FC Goa. The NorthEast United FC play with the FC Goa in Octorber 4, Cullen is looking forward to meet with Zico.

This youtube’s video is Cullen’s interview at Suphanburi FC. He answered in an interview in English, and told the enthusiasm.

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