Indian Super League - Mumbai City FC set to sign Flamengo youngster 'Cafu'

The franchise has added a dash of exuberance to their attacking contingent with the capture of the 20-year-old forward...

Mumbai City FC are set to sign Flamengo U-20 forward, Otacilio Brito Alves, nicknamed Cafu, for the third edition of the Indian Super League (ISL), Goal understands.

The striker has been in dazzling form for the Flamengo U-20 team, in the Rio U-20 Cup, scoring thrice in their league games to ensure passage to the finals of the tournament.

It could be interpreted that Flamengo look at the Indian Super League (ISL) as a destination for their young players to gain valuable game time, with FC Goa also signing Rafael Dumas and Matheus Trindade on loan.

With the addition of Cafu, Mumbai City FC's attacking contingent spearheaded by the experienced Diego Forlan, is even more strengthened.