Indian Super League (ISL) giant ATK Mohun Bagan completed the signing of Florentin Pogba, elder brother of Paul Pogba on Friday.
The Guinea international started his career at a Ligue 2 club CS Sedan. He made 45 appearances for the club before moving to Saint Etienne in 2012.
Pogba’s former Ligue 2 team, FC Sochaux-Montbeliard, released a statement about the transfer late on Friday while ATKMB made an official announcement of his signing the next morning.
“Florentin Pogba leaves Sochaux-Montbéliard. One year from the end of his contract, the Guinean International wanted to discover a new championship and has transferred to ATK Mohun Bagan FC, which plays in the Indian championship.” said the Ligue 2 side in the release.
“Florentin Pogba arrived at the Club in the summer of 2020. He played for two seasons with the Sochaux jersey, playing 62 Ligue 2 BKT matches. The FCSM wishes the best to its now former central defender who will turn 32 in a few weeks.” the club added in the statement.
Pogba played two seasons in the the Sochaux jersey, making 62 appearances and had a year left in his contract with FC Sochaux.