Francis Fernandes

Francis Fernandes (born 25 November 1985 in Vasco da Gama, Goa) is an Indian footballer playing primarily as a winger for FC Pune City in the Indian Super League.

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Career

Fernandes has spent his childhood in Bogmalo, near to the tourist hotspot of Bogmalo Beach. It was there that he learnt his first lessons in football. He played for his school, Regina Mundi, and later, while at MES college, he gave trials for Vasco and got selected for Vasco U-19. After two successful seasons with the Vasco S.C. senior team, he joined Salgaocar in 2006.

International career

Fernandes scored his first international goal in a 3–2 loss to Palestine on 6 October 2014.

International statistics

As of 14 March 2015
India national team
Year Apps Goals
2011 2 0
2012 9 0
2013 11 0
2014 2 1
2015 5 0
Total 29 1

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