Jeakson Singh Thounaojam, India’s first ever goalscorer in a FIFA World Cup made history against Colombia in the second FIFA Under-17 world cup match at Delhi. He is a fearless midfielder playing as a professional football player for Indian Arrows in the I-League.His cousin brother Amarjit Singh Kiyam is the Indian U-17 team skipper and captain who has always inspired his brother to take challenges in life to become a national football player.
A sportsmanship is an attitude that strives for dedication, challenges, fears, opportunities, failures, and successes. Even though his talent was unnoticed for a long time, but his electric presence as midfielder formed a crucial part for the Minerva Punjab team.
He is a dedicated, loyal and positive individual who plays football from a very early age. Continued the journey as a hardworking, young football player; he became a star player over the years through the practical experience.