Kolkata: Mohun Bagan is a step closer to rope in the World Cupper of Honduras, Georgie Welcome Collins. If he is taken as the foreign striker of the club, he would also serve as the Marquee footballer. Apart from him, the names of Nicholas Chacana of Argentina, Edward Wilson Junior of Liberia and Samuel Yeboah of Ghana are doing the rounds. Talks with the Brazilian defender Gustavo Silva is also going on for the slot of Bello Rassaq who recently shifted ranks with East Bengal.
In the domestic circuit, Mohun Bagan is on the brink of roping in the midfielder of Pune City FC Lenny Rodrigues and the Goan winger Romeo Fernandes according to reports. The primary talks with Narayan Das and Pronay Halder is almost over. Subhash Singh, Baljit Singh Sahni and last year favourite Balwant Singh is also in talks with the green and maroons. The final team is likely to be announced by the MB officials on June 26.