Yan Dhanda became the first player of Indian heritage to sign a contract with English Liverpool.
What the actual story is?
Born 14th December, 1998 in Birmingham, England, he joined Liverpool’s academy in July 2013 from West Bromwich Albion club. According to BBC, he has signed a two and a half year contract with the club. He is also the second British Asian with a professional contract at the top level after Swansea’s Neil Taylor. He has played for England at the Under-16 and Under-17 levels and won the up-and-coming player category at the Asian Football Awards in 2013.
He has even trained with the first team on a few occasions earlier under former Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers.