Sunil Chhetri

Football Delhi to launch '37 Plus League' to mark Sunil Chhetri's birthday

The league will be played on Saturdays and Sundays, lasting 8-10 weeks with 8-10 teams.

published on : 5th July 2021

AIFF to recommend Sunil Chhetri's name for Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award

During the FIFA World Cup 2022 qualifiers, Sunil Chhetri had surpassed Lionel Messi in the number of goals scored in international football.

published on : 30th June 2021

Was about to sign for Churchill Brothers in 2013 but went with 'gut feeling' and joined Bengaluru FC: Sunil Chhetri

Sunil Chhetri has extended his contract with Bengaluru FC for another two years and will be with the ISL side till 2023.

published on : 22nd June 2021

‘Youngsters should learn from Chhetri’

Shedding more light on the hotly discussed subject, Gouramangi feels Sunil still has a lot to contribute.

published on : 22nd June 2021

Sunil Chhetri to stay in Bengaluru FC till 2023, signs new 2-year deal

He helped the club win a number of titles, including two Federation Cup in 2015 and 2017, Indian Super League in 2018-19 season and Super Cup 2018.

published on : 20th June 2021

Some players were tired: India's assistant manager on Sunil Chhetri's substitution against Afghanistan

India ended their 2022 World Cup qualification campaign with four draws, three losses, and one win from their eight matches while scoring six goals and conceding seven.

published on : 16th June 2021

Sunil Chhetri one goal off entering all-time top-10 as India meet Afghanistan

A Chhetri-inspired India ended their winless run in international football when the captain struck a brace against Bangladesh in their previous outing.

published on : 14th June 2021

Sunil Chhetri wants fans to avoid 'stupid cocoon' of comparing him with Lionel Messi, other greats

The 36-year-old Chhetri has more than once brushed aside any comparison with Messi whom he has overtaken to be the second-highest international goal-scorer among active players.

published on : 12th June 2021

Others will take over in time but retirement can wait, says evergreen Sunil Chhetri

While the cult around Sunil Chhetri grows, the veteran continues to remain grounded and focused on the task at hand.

published on : 9th June 2021

I'm not thinking about hanging my boots, says Sunil Chhetri

India coach Igor Stimac, on Tuesday, lavished praise on Chhetri saying that he trains and plays like a 25-year-old.

published on : 9th June 2021

Sunil Chhetri has been able to single-handedly give India results: Bhutia

The national team continues to be over-reliant on him and the question of who will be his successor remains unanswered. 

published on : 8th June 2021

If you give a chance to Chhetri, he will take that: Bangladesh coach Day

The 36-year-old Chhetri scored a second-half brace against Bangladesh to hand India their first win in the joint preliminary qualifying round match on Monday night.

published on : 8th June 2021

I don't count goals: Sunil Chhetri after surpassing Lionel Messi's tally

Chhetri added another feather to his illustrious cap as he overtook Messi to become the second-highest active international goalscorer on Monday.

published on : 8th June 2021

What are we going to do when he retires? Igor Stimac's tribute to skipper Sunil Chhetri

India defeated Bangladesh 2-0 at the Jassim Bin Hamad Stadium at Al Sadd Club in Doha. The 36-year-old Chhetri scored a brace in the second half of the match to hand India a thrilling win.

published on : 8th June 2021

Sunil Chhetri overtakes Lionel Messi, one goal away from entering all-time top-10

Chhetri leads Barcelona star Messi by two goals and sits a place above Ali Mabkhout of the UAE, who is third on the list with 73 strikes to his name.

published on : 8th June 2021
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