Debjit Majumder

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Debjit Majumder
Personal information
Full nameDebjit Majumder
Date of birth (1988-03-06) 6 March 1988 (age 32)
Place of birth Hindmotor, West Bengal, India
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Position(s) Goalkeeper
Club information
Current team
East Bengal
Number 24
Youth career
Uttarpara Netaji Brigade
Senior career*
YearsTeamApps(Gls)
2008–2010 Food Corporation of India
2010–2011 Kalighat Milan Sangha
2011United Sikkim (loan)
2011–2012 East Bengal
2012–2014 Bhawanipore
2014–2017 Mohun Bagan 45 (0)
2015Mumbai City (loan) 2 (0)
2016ATK (loan) 15 (0)
2017–2020 ATK 15 (0)
2019–2020Mohun Bagan (loan) 2 (0)
2020– East Bengal 13 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league onlyand correct as of 08:29, 22 January 2021 (UTC)

Debjit Majumder (born 6 March 1988) is an Indian professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for SC East Bengal.

Contents

Early life

Majumder hails from a small town Hindmotor, near Kolkata. [1]

Playing career

Early years

Majumder spent early years at Uttarpara Netaji Brigade team under coach Anup Nag. He started his career at Calcutta Football League (CFL) with Food Corporation of India FC (FCI) football team. He went on to play for teams like United Sikkim and Kalighat MS. [1]

East Bengal

Majumder joined East Bengal for 2011–12 season and made 4 appearances. [1]

Bhawanipore

Majumder played for I-League 2nd Division team, Bhawanipore F.C. for two seasons and the team came close to promotion during 2014 season. [1]

Mohun Bagan

Majumder was signed as replacement keeper by Mohun Bagan in 2014, as Shilton Paul was loaned to Chennaiyin FC. [1] Majumder was awarded man of the match for his performance against East Bengal on 28 March 2015 in Kolkata derby. As a result of his stellar performances during the current season, he was selected the Best Goalkeeper of I-League 2015. [2] In 2015-16 I-League season, Majumder used as the number 1 goalkeeper and also played AFC Champions League Qualifier game against Tampines Rovers FC & Shandong Luneng Taishan. He was also awarded the FPAI Fans Player of the Year award in the 2015-16 season.

Mumbai City (loan)

In July 2015 Majumder was drafted to play for Mumbai City FC in the 2015 Indian Super League. [3]

Atlético de Kolkata (loan)

On 4 July 2016, Atlético de Kolkata confirmed that Debjit has signed on the dotted lines on loan from Mohun Bagan for third season of Hero ISL. [4]

ATK

In July 2017, ATK has retained AIFF Goalkeeper of the year Debjit Majumder for 3 years.

East Bengal

In 2020, Debjit Majumder has signed for his former club East Bengal and will play in the 2020-'21 Hero Indian Super League. [5]

Career statistics

Club

As of 22 January 2021 [6]
ClubSeasonDivisionLeagueCupOthers AFC Total
AppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoals
East Bengal 2011-12 I-League 00001 [lower-alpha 1] 00010
Bhawanipore 2013 I-League 2nd Division
2014 I-League 2nd Division
Mohun Bagan 2014-15 I-League 140000000140
2015-16 1401 [lower-alpha 2] 0002 [lower-alpha 3] 0160
2016-17 1704 [lower-alpha 2] 00000210
Mumbai City (loan) 2015 Indian Super League 20000020
Atletico de Kolkata (loan) 2016 Indian Super League 1600000160
ATK 2017–18 Indian Super League 1200000120
2018–19 Indian Super League 003 [lower-alpha 4] 00030
2019–20 Indian Super League 00000000
Mohun Bagan (loan) 2019–20 I-League 202 [lower-alpha 5] 00040
East Bengal 2020–21 Indian Super League 1300000130
Career totals90010010201030
  1. Appearances in Calcutta Premier Division
  2. 1 2 Appearances in Federation Cup
  3. Appearances in AFC Champions League Qualifiers
  4. Appearances in Super Cup
  5. Appearances in Durand Cup

Honours

Club

Mohun Bagan

Atletico de Kolkata

Individual

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References

  1. 1 2 3 4 5 "Majumder's form in goal vital for Mohun Bagan's title run-in". 30 March 2015.
  2. "Mohun Bagan 1-0 East Bengal: Debjit heroics lead Mariners to derby glory". 28 March 2015.
  3. Noronha, Anselm (10 July 2015). "Cavin Lobo to Kerala, Keegan Pereira to Mumbai and the comprehensive Indian Super League Draft". Goal.com. Retrieved 10 July 2015.
  4. http://www.indiansuperleague-news.com/indian-super-league-debjit-majumder-set-to-join-atletico-de-kolkata/%5B%5D
  5. "East Bengal set to bring in former ISL winner Debjit Majumder". Khel Now. 14 October 2020. Retrieved 25 November 2020.
  6. Debjit Majumder at Soccerway