Birth Anniversary of Romeo Fernandes (Footballer)
Romeo Fernandes is an Indian professional footballer who was born on 6 July 1992 in Assolna, Goa. Currently, Fernandes plays for Delhi Dynamos FC in Indian Super League and serves the club as a Right Winger. This talented Indian winger had made headlines when he was loaned by Brazilian club Atletico Paranaense to play in Série A. This transfer also made him the first Indian player ever to played for any senior Brazilian club. Fernandes is the product of Dempo Sports Club’s youth development program. He joined the club in 2010 and trained with it with all his determination and passion before making the youth team debut the same year. Playing with club's U-18, U-19 and U-20 teams, he didn't let disappoint team management and performed like a pro. He also played Goa Professional League for Margao SC in 2010-11 season on loan from his parent club.