reportfootball2 days ago

ISL 2017 | Sunil Chhetri scores as Bengaluru FC secure first ever ISL win

Sunil Chhetri produced a man of the match performance, which he capped off with a goal in second half injury time, leading Bengaluru FC to their first ever ISL win. The 2-0 win would have been extra special for Chhetri as it came against the only other ISL club he has played for - Mumbai City FC.
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newsfootball2 days ago

Talking points from Bengaluru FC's maiden ISL win

Bengaluru FC opened their ISL campaign with a win, thanks to an exceptional display by Sunil Chhetri, as they defeated Mumbai City FC 2-0 on their home turf. However, while fans will be thrilled with the win, the players need to have a hard look at themselves after today's wasteful display.
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newsfootball7 days ago

Bengaluru FC to start their ISL campaign as favorites

Teams in the Indian Super League have reason to fear Bengaluru FC. The southern outfit is only making its debut in this edition of the ISL after 4 seasons in the I-League but their stunning track record makes them favorites for the title as they are one of the most established sides in the league.
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newsfootball9 days ago

Sunil Chhetri hopes India will utilize the popularity generated by FIFA U-17 WC

Sunil Chhetri has felt that India should cash in on the recent massive popularity which is generated by hosting the FIFA U-17 World Cup successfully. The 2017 edition of the FIFA U-17 WC in India has created history, as it became the most-attended and the highest-scoring tournament ever.
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newsfootball14 days ago

Here’s how fans can help Sunil Chhetri win 2017 AFC Cup Goal of the Tournament

Sunil Chhetri’s brilliant free-kick, which he produced in Bengaluru FC’s 1-0 win against Maziya Sports and Recreation in the AFC Cup, has been nominated as one of the four best goals of the tournament. Nazmi Faiz, Mohanad Abdulraheem, and Iain Ramsay completed the list of the nominees for the award.
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newsfootballa month ago

Sunil Chhetri urges the team to work hard and qualify from top of the group

India football team skipper Sunil Chhetri has warned his side against becoming complacent after securing a berth in the AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019 and challenged them to keep working hard and qualify as group toppers. India are yet to play against Mauritius and Kyrgyzstan in remaining Group A games.
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reportfootballa month ago

India secure AFC Asian Cup berth with 4-1 win over Macau

Goals from Rowlin Borges, Sunil Chhetri, and Jeje Lalpekhlua made sure that India found their way into the AFC Asian Cup after an absence of eight years. Macau put up a brave fight and even equalized after the first goal but an own goal at the other end put the game outside their reach.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Nike launches team India’s new kit for FIFA U-17 World Cup

India will host the FIFA U-17 World Cup next month and it will be the biggest event for the country in the football. For this exciting event, Nike launched new Indian jersey and the U-17 team will be the first Indian team ever to wear the Indian team colors at such a global tournament.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Sunil Chhetri offers motivational words for India U-17 team ahead of FIFA World Cup

Sunil Chhetri has issued a rallying cry for the India Under-17 team asking them not to be scared while facing higher ranked teams. The Indian captain emphasized that this is a huge moment for Indian football and the team should give it their all so as not to have any regrets after the tournament.
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newsfootball2 months ago

AFC Asian Cup| Second-half brace by Balwant Singh helps India overcome lacklustre Macau

India extended their unbeaten streak to 11 games and now sit atop the group stepping closer to qualification as they overcame a resilient Macau side, thanks to two second-half goals by substitute Balwant Singh. They now host Macau and Myanmar before travelling to Kyrgyzstan to end the group stage.
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