Ankit Sharma (footballer)Ankit Sharma (born 30 July 1991 in New Delhi) is an Indian footballer. He has played as midfielder for San Cristóbal in the Divisiones Regionales de Fútbol in the Community of Madrid, HAL and Youth National Teams.
Ankit's professional career began with HAL, making his first team debut in 2010 aged 19.
Sharma got injured in Dr B.C Roy Trophy quarter Final match and had a six month outing, but he recovered well and came back recovering from knee injury. He joined Hindustan Aeronautics Limited S.C. midway through the 2010-11 season and made twelve appearance for the club.
He had one of the rarest and saddest experience while playing his trade at his first club. HAL goalkeeper Arun Kumar collided with Ankit in training session just before the match against Pune FC, resulting in fracturing his right shin bone and injury to Ankit's right knee, which kept him out of training for a week's rest.