Kiran Chemjong Biography / Wiki
Born on 24 March 1990, Kiran Chemjong, also known as Kiran Kumar Limbu is a Nepali professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Nepal national football team & is currently a free agent. Recently, Kiran played SAFF Championship 2021 as a Captain & Goal Keeper. Nepal became Runners-up whereas India won it.
He joined the Machhindra Football Club. After spending one year at the club Chemjong’s impressive performances earned him a move to the Three Star Club in 2007. He has won British Gurkha Cup and Aaha Gold Cup Football Tournament. After being the best goalkeeper of South Asia of the time, Kiran was offered by TC Sports Club in January 2017. He played his first game for TC Sports Club in February 2017 and showed impressive performance, helping the club to win the match by 1-0. He is currently a free agent.
He is currently considered the first-choice goalkeeper in Nepal. He has a height advantage over more senior keepers like Bikash Malla and Ritesh Thapa. Chemjong played their debut match for Nepal in the 2008 AFC Challenge Cup qualifiers held in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, although he broke his jaw in the match. He debuted at the home ground against Afghanistan.
Kiran Chemjong Family / Siblings / Religion
Chemjong was born and raised in Dhankuta, Nepal. Chemjong graduated from the ANFA Academy. His family information is not available right now.
Kiran Chemjong Girlfriend / Wife / Children
Kiran Chemjong Net Worth / Age / 2022
As of 2022, Chemjong is 32 years old and has a net worth of $1 million.
- Full Name: Kiran Kumar Chemjong Limbu
- Nick Names: KiranChemjong
- Birthday: 24 March 1990
- Age in 2022: 32
- Birth Place: Dhankuta, Nepal
- School: N/A
- College/University: ANFA Academy
- Education: N/A
- Profession: Footballer
- Position: Goalkeeper
- Nationality: Nepalese
- Ethnicity/Race: Asian
- Religion: Hindu
- Zodiac: Pisces
- Net Worth: $1 million
- Height: 6 feet 2 inches
- Weight: 78 kg
- Feet/Shoe Size: N/A
- Dress Size: N/A
- Hair Color: Black
- Eye Color: Black
- Father: N/A
- Mother: N/A
- Sister: N/A
- Brother: N/A
- Wife / Spouse: Unmarried
- Girlfriend / Dating / Affairs: N/A
- Children: N/A
Trivia / Facts
- In the 2012 Nehru Cup Chemjong won the man of the match award in Nepal’s game with India.
- His performance in the match earned praise from the Indian newspaper The Hindu and from the Maldives head coach István Urbányi.
- On January 23, 2018, he signed a deal with Hero I League club, Minerva Punjab F.C. for an undisclosed amount.
- Kiran made total of 8 appearances for the club.
- He eventually won the 2017-18 I-League with Minerva.