Robin Gurung

Robin Gurung (born 24 October 1992) is an Indian professional footballer who plays as a defender for Jamshedpur in the Indian Super League.

Robin Gurung
Personal information
Full name Robin Gurung
Date of birth (1992-10-24) 24 October 1992
Place of birth Sikkim, India
Height 1.72 m (5 ft 7 12 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Number 16
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2010–2013 ONGC
2013–2016 Shillong Lajong 41 (0)
2014NorthEast United (loan) 11 (0)
2015NorthEast United (loan) 5 (0)
2016–2017 NorthEast United 8 (0)
2017East Bengal (loan) 5 (0)
2018– Jamshedpur 9 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 04:50, 15 December 2018 (UTC)



Gurung made his professional debut for ONGC in the I-League on 4 December 2010 in the first round of the 2010–11 season against East Bengal at the Salt Lake Stadium in Kolkata, ONGC lost 1–0.[1] At the end of the season ONGC were relegated, however after a good showing in the 2012 I-League 2nd Division in which ONGC finished in 2nd place the club were back in the I-League.[2]

Shillong Lajong

On 18 July 2013 it was confirmed that Gurung has signed for Shillong Lajong with one other player Vinay Singh.[3] Gurung made his debut for Shillong Lajong in the I-League on 22 September 2013 against Dempo at the Duler Stadium in which he played the whole match; as Shillong Lajong won the match 0–3.[4]

NorthEast United

Robin represented North East United FC in the 2014 Indian Super League and was a regular, playing as a Left Back[5] and garnered praise for his sturdy displays and excellent one-on-one defending.


On 23 July 2017, Gurung was selected in the 5th round of the 2017–18 ISL Players Draft by Jamshedpur for the 2017–18 Indian Super League season.[6] After not playing a single game during the ISL season, Gurung made his debut for Jamshedpur on 2 April 2018 in their Super Cup match against Minerva Punjab.[7]

Career statistics


As of 5 April 2016
Club Season League Federation Cup Durand Cup AFC Total
ONGC 2012–13 19000190
Shillong Lajong 2013–14 1902000210
NorthEast United FC (loan) 2014 2015 15000150
Shillong Lajong 2014–15 14000140
Career total 670200000690


  1. "Ozbey clinches it for East Bengal". The Statesman. Retrieved 22 December 2012.
  2. "ONGC PROMOTED, TO PLAY I LEAGUE NEXT SEASON". Barefoot Magazine. Archived from the original on 17 February 2013. Retrieved 22 December 2012.
  3. "Shillong Lajong FC sign Vinay Singh and Robin Singh". Retrieved 27 November 2013.
  4. "Dempo SC 0-3 Shillong Lajong FC: Glen ends the north eastern side's Goan voodoo". Retrieved 22 September 2013.
  6. "ISL 2017 player draft, as it happened: ATK, Jamshedpur FC and Pune strike big". The Field. 23 July 2017. Retrieved 2 November 2017.
  7. "Minerva Punjab FC vs Jamshedpur FC - Player Ratings". SportsKeeda. 2 April 2018. Retrieved 12 May 2018.
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