Chennaiyin FC (CFC) have signed former Bundesliga midfielder Ariel Borysiuk on a one-year deal ahead of the 2021-22 Indian Super League (ISL) season. Borysiuk, with 350 club appearances in his 14-year long professional career, will be joining Marina Machans following two years at Polish outfit Jagiellonia Bialystok. In 2011-12, he made 12 Bundesliga appearances for FC Kaiserslautern. The arrival of Borysiuk will bring invaluable experience and add depth to CFC\u2019s midfield alongside Rafael Crivellaro, who has already extended his stay with the club this season.\u00a0 \u201cWe are delighted to bring in someone as experienced and well-travelled as Ariel . This is a real positive signing for us and our vision this season,\u201d said CFC co-owner Vita Dani. \u201cThere\u2019s not much to say about Ariel . He has operated at such a high level for all his career. It\u2019s a great signing,\u201d CFC\u2019s head coach Bozidar Bandovic said. \u201cI am very excited about joining the club. It\u2019s a new experience for me to play outside of Europe and I\u2019m looking forward to it. I promise that I will do my best so that we can have wonderful moments together,\u201d the Polish footballer expressed. Ariel Borysiuk Career Borysiuk began his professional career with Legia Warszawa\u2019s reserve side in 2007-08. At 16 years and 265 days, he became the youngest ever goal-scorer for the club, scoring against Odra Wodzis\u0142aw Slaki in his fifth league game. He also featured in the club\u2019s seven Europa League matches in 2011-12. He has represented Poland at the junior level, from U-17 to U-21, before earning a senior team debut in 2010. He has made 12 international appearances for Poland so far. During his one-year stint in Moldova, Borysiuk helped FC Sheriff Tiraspol lift the league title in 2018-19. The defensive midfielder has also played in England and Russia. Borysiuk was also a part of five Polish Cup-winning campaigns\u2014four with Legia Warszawa and one with Lechia Gdansk.