Mumbai, Aug 13 (PTI) Delhi boy Kshitij Kumar Singh, a prodigy of Reliance Foundation Young Champs, has joined the under-15 youth squad of Holland-based NEC Nijmegen club.

NEC Nijmegen is a professional football club which competes in the Dutch Eerste Divisie. Its youth team competes against top European clubs in international tournaments, a media release said here.

Kshitij (13), second-year batch student of Reliance Foundation Young Champs (RFYC) residential football program, had been to the Netherlands for two rounds of trials with PSV Eindhoven and NEC Nijmegen earlier this year.

He started playing football at the age of six with Bhaichung Bhutia Academy.

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