Makan Winkle Chothe

Makan Winkle Chothe


Makan Winkle Chothe joined FC Goa on a free transfer in July 2020. The 21-year-old put pen to paper on a three-year deal which will keep the lad from Manipur with the Gaurs till the summer of 2023.

Coming through the ranks at the Minerva Academy in Punjab, the fleet-footed winger helped his team win the Hero Elite League in 2018/19. 

Earlier that year, the youngster was handed his I-League debut, when he came on as a last-minute substitute on 27th January 2018, in a game against Neroca FC. 

His first start in the I-League came in the 2018/19 season when he got the nod to start against Real Kashmir on 31st October, 2018. He was entrusted with 5 appearances in their AFC Cup campaign as well that season. 

Within the space of a year, he had become an integral part of the squad which saw him appear 14 times in the colours of Punjab FC with 2 strikes to his name.

He debuted for FC Goa against Jamshedpur last season and has gone on to represent the Gaurs in the AFC Champions League and the Durand Cup.