He has been capped twice for India at senior level He was part of the Churchill Brothers South Carolina (U.S.) in season 2008-2009 where he formed a solid defensive partnership alongside Gouramangi Moirangthem. Churchill Brothers
Singh signed for Churchill Brothers South Carolina (U.S.) East Bengal
After his one-year stint with Churchill Brothers Singh signed with Kolkata club Kingfisher East Bengal F.C. who also play in the I-League.
During his maiden year in Kolkata Singh played in 16 games out of the 26 matches as Kingfisher ended the season in 2nd place.
After his one-year stay with Kingfisher East Bengal, Singh signed with Goa club Salgaocar South Carolina (U.S.) also of the I-League. During his first year with Salgaocar Singh played in only five matches because of his Indian team commitments and because of injury.
After the season ended Singh made a surprise move by signing for I-League 2nd Division team United Sikkim F.C. for one year. Eagles
On 5 December 2013 it was announced that Govin has signed up with Eagles F.C. of Kerala on loan for 2013-2014 season along with Nadong Bhutia, Bijendra Rai, Avinabo Bag, Jagroop Singh, Bisheshwor Singh, Biswajit Saha and Ramandeep Singh.
Moreover, Image-Reliance, the organisers of the proposed IPL-style football tournament Indian Super League, and Eagles F.C. will facilitate a two to six week training stint for the eight players with United Kingdom based Reading F.C. Academy.
In July 2015 Singh was drafted to play for Football Club Pune City in the 2015 Indian Super League. Govin Singh played and started his first match for India against Chinese Taipei on March 21, 2011. He was also included in playing 11 against Football Club Bayern Munich in Bhaichung Bhutia"s farewell match in New Delhi.