Happy Birthday Sunil Chhetri 2022 Wishes, Images, Photos, Status, Age, Cake, Party Celebration

By | July 16, 2022

Happy Birthday Sunil Chhetri!!!

Happy Birthday Sunil Chhetri 2022

Happy Birthday Sunil Chhetri 2022 Wishes, Images, Photos, Status, Age, Cake, Party Celebration:

Football Delhi on Wednesday announced that India team captain Sunil Chhetri’s birthday on August 3 will henceforth be celebrated as Delhi’s Football Day.

Sunil Chhetri  was born  on 3 August 1984 and He is an Indian professional footballer who plays as a forward and captains both Indian Super League club Bengaluru and the India national team.

Sunil Chhetri, recently played his 102nd International match and equalled Lionel Messi in the number of goals in international matches.
Sunil Chhetri became the joint 2nd highest international goal scorer at 64 goals along with Lionel Messi, the first being Cristiano Ronaldo at 81 goals.

Widely regarded as one of the greatest Indian players of all time, Chhetri is the third-highest international goalscorer among active players, behind only Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi, the joint fifth-highest of all time, and also both the most-capped player and the all-time top goalscorer for India

The Captain, who had spent his initial football days in Delhi, has appeared in 97 International matches for India.

• He scored 56 goals for the national team since his first appearance in 2005.

• He is currently leading Bengaluru in their ISL 2018 campaign and is the top third goal scorer in the tournament this season.

• Indian Football player, Sunil Chhetri is in News for scoring 64 goals – 2nd highest in the World!

• With FIFA World Cup 2018 beginning, Sunil Chhetri’s Goals are bringing the Indian football team in limelight at the best time.

• Chhetri played for various age group teams of India, including the U-20 side at the SAF Games in 2004, but his first senior international goal came in a tour of Pakistan in 2005

• He has played for ten different clubs so far with the first being Delhi-based City Club, whom he joined as a 17-year-old. He has also represented Delhi in the Santosh Trophy.

• His only other international hat-trick came in 2010 against Vietnam in Pune. Statistically his favorite opponent is Maldives, scoring five times against the South Asian neighbors.

• The striker moved to Goa for the first time in 2009, joining Dempo. He set the Panjimbased club on their way to the The striker moved to Goa for the first time in 2009, joining Dempo. He set the Panjim-based club on their way to the I-League title with eight goals in 13 appearances. title with eight goals in 13 appearances.

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