Sahal Abdul Samad is an Indian Professional Footballer who is currently playing as an attacking midfielder in the Indian National Football Team and also for Kerala Blasters club in Indian Super League (ISL). He was born in Al Ain, United Arab Emirates, and after completing his studies, moved to his native place in Kerala to concentrate on university football. The scouts of Kerala Blasters noticed his performance during 2017 Santosh Trophy. He received his first professional contract from Kerala Blasters for the 2017-18 I-League 2nd division. He made his debut for the senior team in ISL in the 80th minute of a match against ATK as a substitute for Manchester United’s veteran Dimitar Berbatov, which ended in a draw. In the 2018–19 season, he made a total of 17 appearances from 18 matches. He has been called for the 2020 AFC Under-23 Championship qualifiers to represent the Indian team. He made his international debut against Qatar U-23 on 11 March 2019 before the 2020 AFC Under-23 Championship qualifiers. He also played in 2019 King’s Cup.