Leonardo Bonucci netted the winner in Turin with a minute remaining in the derby match after McKennie headed in the equalizer 12 minutes from time to cancel out Nicolas Nkoulou’s early opener.
Ghosh represented India in the 1985 Nehru Cup in then Cochin in the team coached by Yugoslovian Milovan Ciric.
Mercurial striker Chhetri, who received the Arjuna in 2011 and the Padma Shri in 2019, expressed his delight and termed Jhingan as a "great role model".
The former East Bengal captain was handed the BJP flag by the party's state president Dilip Ghosh on Tuesday at its Muralidhar Sen Lane office amid chants of "Bharat Mata Ki Jai".
According to an official, there are around 60 footballers from other countries contracted to play for various clubs in the state.
The ISL, which is now the country's top league, will still have five foreigners on the pitch but from next season there will also be one Asian player in the squad.
The reticent Thrissur born-footballer played 79 matches for India between 1992 and 2003, and scored 40 goals.
Cristiano Ronaldo has become football's first-ever billionaire one spot above his rival in the sport and Argentine star Lionel Messi.
Some of the players are also set to travel to the Amphan-affected areas in order to reach out to and help the people in need, informed national team midfielder Pronay Halder.
Wadoo said he told a policeman that his mother was critical and he was going to visit her.
On cusp of becoming India’s first fencer at Olympics, Bhavani Devi’s preparations in virus-hit Italy going on in full swing
Majority of women footballers from Sambalpur eke out a living working in garment shops and beauty parlours.
Footballer Dhanaraj’s wife will be offered job in the Cooperation Department: Kerala Sports Minister
Dhanaraj, 40, of Malampuzha, died during a sevens match at Perinthalmana on December 29, 2019.
Tanvie Hans. If the name doesn’t ring a bell, her face will probably refresh your memory. She featured in the Nike ad ‘Da da ding’ besides eight other female athletes.
Celebration by Switzerland’s goal scorers sparks political debate as displaced players make presence felt.