AL Raj, more popular known as Charles, former Karnataka Junior state footballer expired yesterday early morning at his residence at CIL Quarters, Munireddypalya.Bengaluru. He was 59 years old and suffering from diabetes.
Raj played Karnataka in U-19 BC.Roy Trophy at Goa in 1983. He played in the forward position for his employer CIL and played for them till 1991. Before coming to CIL, he played for then famous team Jupiter FC.
Raj left his wife and two sons. His burial took place today 2.30 pm at Kallapally Christian Cemetery.
KSFA, BDFA, and Referees Committee condole death of AL Raj.