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newsfootball20 days ago

Sandesh has to go out and play in some foreign league, opines Shanmugan Venkatesh

Indian national team assistant coach Shanmugam Venkatesh stated that Sandesh Jhinghan has to go out and play in overseas leagues even, but not necessarily in Europe. The central defender is without a club at present, with Kerala Blasters FC parting ways with the footballers earlier this year.
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newsfootballa month ago

People have started taking active interest in football due to ISL, claims Sandesh Jhingan

Sandesh Jhinghan not only feels that the ISL has revolutionized Indian football, but people have also started taking an active interest in the sport after its inception, in 2014. The league has been credited for the constant supply of players to the national side in the past few years.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Nishu Kumar becomes highest paid Indian defender with Kerala Blasters FC move

Nishu Kumar signed for Kerala Blasters FC after playing five years at Bengaluru FC, during which he won the 2018-19 Indian Super League title. He thus became the highest-earning Indian defender with a fee of five crores for the mega deal, surpassing former Blasters' player Sandesh Jhingan.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Have never seen anyone work harder than Subrata Paul, admits Sandesh Jhingan

Sandesh Jhingan has admitted that veteran Subrata Paul is the most hard-working footballer he has ever come across. Paul was a regular in the Indian setup during his prime and guided India to many memorable victories including their maiden Nehru Cup wins in 2007 and 2009 respectively.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Will do my job the best way I can irrespective of audience, admits Sandesh Jhingan

Sandesh Jhingan has stated that his performance will not get affected even if matches are played behind closed doors. The centre-back, who recently parted ways with Kerala Blasters FC, feels that playing football is his job and he will always perform his duties no matter what are the circumstances.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Sahal Abdul Samad is the future star of India, opines Bhaichung Bhutia

Former Indian skipper Bhaichung Bhutia feels that youngster Abdul Sahal Samad can be the next big player for the national side. The Kerela Blasters FC player rose to prominence after performing exceedingly well in the 2018-19 Indian Super League season and has been a regular for India ever since.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Was rejected by second and third division Kolkata clubs, reveals Sandesh Jhingan

Indian footballer Sandesh Jhingan revealed that he had trialled with second and third division Kolkata clubs but was rejected during the early days in his career. The Punjab-based player is now one of the most vital members of the national team but missed most of the last season due to injury.
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newsfootball3 months ago

Former Kerela Blasters FC players slams management over Sandesh Jhingan release

Indian footballer Sandesh Jhingan has parted ways with ISL outfits Kerala Blasters FC after a six-year spell at the Southern club. This comes after the defender suffered an injury while on national duty, and it saw him sidelined for the entire domestic season as well as India’s World Cup qualifiers.
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newsfootball3 months ago

We should focus on things that are under our control, claims Sandesh Jhingan

Indian footballer Sandesh Jhinghan feels that players should focus on things that are under their control at the moment like fitness, during the lockdown. The defender missed out last season of the ISL owing to his injury and is now constantly in touch with the players and coaching staff.
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newsfootball9 months ago

FIFA World Cup Qualifiers | We really miss Sandesh Jhingan’s presence in defence, says Rahul Bheke

Defender Rahul Bheke admitted that the Blue Tigers are really missing Sandesh Jhingan’s presence in the backline. With three draws and a loss, India will need two convincing wins at the very least in their next two games — away to Oman at the Al-Seeb Stadium on Tuesday being the next.
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