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Sunil Chhetri

When Sunil Chhetri was told by Lisbon coach he was not good enough

Chhetri was rejected in England, USA and Portugal, but did not give up only to find himself in a league of his own today

19 Apr 2020 7:03 PM

Former Bengaluru FC winger dons white coat to take on coronavirus in Spain

Toni Dovale was part of Bengaluru FC which won the 2018 Hero Super Cup beating East Bengal in the final

28 Mar 2020 10:59 AM

FIFA names Sunil Chhetri along with Lionel Messi in its campaign against COVID-19

FIFA and WHO have teamed up to combat the coronavirus by launching a new awareness campaign led by world-renowned footballers

24 Mar 2020 1:43 PM

Gurpreet Sandhu, Sunil Chhetri extend wishes to women's team for final against Sweden

In a video message posted by Sandhu on Twitter, both Sandhu and Chhetri, congratulated the women's team for booking a spot in the finals.

19 Dec 2019 1:34 PM

Sunil Chhetri signs new 3-year deal with PUMA

Sunil Chhetri is the second-highest after Cristiano Ronaldo on the list of active international scorers in world football.

10 Dec 2019 12:57 PM


In-form Blues run into Blasters

The Bengaluru midfield was given a shot in the arm with the return of Erik Paartalu.

23 Nov 2019 2:15 AM

Three things that India needs ahead of World Cup qualifers revealed by Sunil CHhetri

India is scheduled to play two qualifiers, one match each against Afghanistan and Oman on November 14 and 19 respectively.

12 Nov 2019 1:29 PM

Paartalu, Chhetri, Haokip net as Bengaluru triumph

Defending champ-ions Bengaluru beat Chennaiyin 3-0 to earn their maiden Indian Super League win of the season.

11 Nov 2019 2:57 AM

Sunil Chhetri: 'We will put our best foot forward against Oman and Afghanistan'

On a high after holding Qatar to a goalless draw, a struggling India escaped with a 1-1 draw against lower-ranked Bangladesh.

30 Oct 2019 8:30 PM

2022 World Cup Qualifiers: Last-gasp equalizer helps uninspiring India to a draw

Adil Khan ensured that India at least secure a point from the home match as he rose highest to nod home a Brandon Fernandes corner kick.

16 Oct 2019 10:58 AM


Sunil Chhetri turns vegan to become a 'better player'

Chhetri further said he gave up sweets for about two and half years and acknowledged the support of his wife Sonam, who is a non-vegetarian.

12 Oct 2019 3:57 PM

India announce 29-man squad for preparatory camp ahead of Bangladesh match

India faced a 1-2 defeat against Oman in the qualifiers but displayed a brilliant performance and managed a goalless draw against Qatar.

25 Sep 2019 10:33 AM

FIFA 2020 Qualifiers: India draw with Qatar, Sunil Chhetri praises his 'boys'

Chhetri missed the match against Qatar on Tuesday due to viral infection.

11 Sep 2019 10:04 AM

Sunil Chhetri: 'I just have to be good example for players'

The 103-ranked India will begin their FIFA 2022 World Cup qualifying campaign on Thursday.

05 Sep 2019 12:20 PM

Sunil Chhetri wants India in Asia's top 10 teams

The forward, who turned 35 on Saturday has notched 71 goals in 111 internationals.

05 Aug 2019 12:40 PM


Football fraternity wishes Sunil Chhetri as he turns 35

Wishes poured in for the Indian football skipper Sunil Chhetri as he turned 35 on Saturday.

03 Aug 2019 6:09 PM

Indian football coach Igor Stimac names 25-member probable list

The 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers kick off in September, the draw for which is slated for later this month.

05 Jul 2019 4:26 PM

Back to the Arena

Senior national football team is training at Mumbai Football Arena for the first time under new coach Stimac.

25 Jun 2019 3:49 AM

Bhutia congratulates Chhetri for becoming India's most capped player

Chhetri on Wednesday made his 108th appearance for India, eclipsing Bhutia's record of 107 matches.

06 Jun 2019 4:37 PM

Chhetri scores but India lose 1-3 to Curacao in Stimac's first match in charge

"We made mistakes, especially in the first half. We are going to go to the drawing board and see what we did wrong," said Chhetri.

05 Jun 2019 6:04 PM