Former Nepal youth international and ANFA Academy graduate goalkeeper Sojit Gurung has joined the French Army.
Sojit was the decider for Nepal in the final of the SAFF U-19 Championship held in Kathmandu. He had saved a penalty in the shootout in the final against India to hand Nepal the title.
The likes of Bimal Gharti Magar and Anjan Bista who are national team regulars for Nepal hail from the same ANFA Academy batch as Sojit.
Sojit hails from Butwal and is a former A Division League player and last appeared for Friends Club in the top flight.