In a country where Cricket is favoured over Football, Sunil Chhetri chose boots over bats to make his country proud. Chhetri has emerged as one of the most celebrated Indian football players and his achievements prove why. The ‘Captain Fantastic’ has changed the game of Indian football and is leaving behind a legacy for future generations to live up to. With more than 60 goals to his credit in International football, Chhetri has not only emerged as the star Indian footballer but a global name to reckon with. Here is a peek into his most notable achievements.
Top Portuguese club Sporting Clube de Portugal, also known as Sporting Lisbon, has roped in Indian striker and national captain Sunil Chhetri. He will play for their reserve team. Video courtesy: NDTV