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AFC Asian Cup Qualifiers: Fight breaks out between India, Afghanistan players after India's thrilling 2-1 win

Kolkata: A section of Afghan and Indian football players engaged in a brawl following the latter's brilliant win in AFC Asian Cup Qualifiers at the VYBK Stadium in Kolkata, media reports said.

Stimac thanks boys after India's 2-0 win over Cambodia

Kolkata/IBNS: Ahead of their AFC Asian Cup qualifiers match against Afghanistan, Indian senior team coach Igor Stimac on Thursday extended a big " Thank You" to his boys for producing a 2-0 win over Cambodia in the opening match of the AFC Asian Cup Qualifiers final round in Group D on Wednesday night.

Sunil Chhetri's late strike earns India first win at SAFF Championship in Maldives

Male/UNI: A late strike from Indian captain-striker Sunil Chhetri handed India a 1-0 win over Nepal in the SAFF Championship 2021 group stage held at the National Football Stadium in Male, Maldives.

Indian team end international friendlies in Nepal with 2-1 win against hosts

Kathmandu/UNI: With an eye in the coming SAFF championship, India on Sunday wrapped up the second and final friendly with 2-1 win against the host nation Nepal at the Dasharath Stadium here with Farukh Choudhary and captain Sunil Chhetri scoring once each for the visiting side.

Sunil Chhetri overtakes Lionel Messi to become second-highest active goalscorer

New Delhi/IBNS/UNI: India's iconic footballer Sunil Chhetri on Monday overtook Argentina's Lionel Messi to become the second-highest active international goalscorer.

Sunil Chhetri led India to 2-0 victory against Bangladesh

Doha/UNI: India rode on a Sunil Chhetri brace to beat Bangladesh 2-0 in the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 and AFC Asian Cup China 2023 preliminary joint qualification round at the Jassim Bin Hamad Stadium, here on Monday.

PUMA signs Indian national football team skipper Sunil Chhetri

Kolkata/UNI: Global sports brand PUMA today announced that Sunil Chhetri, captain of the Indian National Football team and Bengaluru FC signed with the brand.

Blue Tigers thanks Kolkata for 'turning up in numbers'

Kolkata: A draw may not have been the result that everyone was looking for against Bangladesh. 

India don't need me to make a difference: Chhetri

Kolkata: Talismanic striker Sunil Chhetri, who has already scored 72 international goals in 112 matches believes that "India Team won't need" him to make a difference when the Blue Tigers go out against Bangladesh on Tuesday.

Cannot describe how proud I am: Sunil Chhetri tweets after India puts up spirited performance against Qatar

Doha: Indian football team skipper Sunil Chhetri expressed his pride after his team drew against mighty Qatar in a FIFA World Cup qualifiers match on Tuesday.

Sunil Chhetri is an inspiration for me: Sanju

New Delhi, July 10 (IBNS): Sanju Yadav is amongst the generation of Indian footballers who have spent a considerable part of their formative years watching and learning from Senior Men’s National team marksman Sunil Chhetri.

I am extremely proud of all of you, Chhetri tells women's team

New Delhi, Mar 24 (IBNS): All India Football Federation General Secretary Kushal Das congratulated the Indian Senior Women’s National Team in a meet and greet session at the Capital on Saturday evening (March 23, 2019) after the Indian women beat Nepal 3-1 in the final to retain the SAFF Championship for the 5thconsecutive time. 

UAE defeat spirited Indian team in AFC Asian Cup clash 2-0

Abu Dhabi, Jan 11 (IBNS):  Aiming for qualification from the group stages, the Indian National Team ended up on the losing side going down 0-2 to hosts United Arab Emirates in their second Group stage match of the AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019 at the Zayed Sports City Stadium in Abu Dhabi.

Never thought I will play so many games for India: Chhetri

Abu Dhabi, Jan 7 (IBNS):  In today's dynamic world of football, it's not easy to go out and perform day in and day out, especially when your performance is being scrutinized from every possible angle. Amidst all of the analysis by all of India’s opponents, Sunil Chhetri has made it look so easy, no matter whichever team he faces.

Chhetri prefers to walk backstage after victory against Thailand

Abu Dhabi, Jan 6 (IBNS): On a night when the highest Indian scorer in International Football scored two against Thailand in India’s 4-1 victory, Sunil Chhetri preferred to walk backstage.