Netizens Are All Praises For Sunil Chhetri’s Performance In Intercontinental Cup Match

5:29 pm 5 Jun, 2018


One of the greatest footballers of our country, Sunil Chhetri took the internet by storm after he posted a heartfelt video requesting people’s support for the second Football Intercontinental Cup match between India and Kenya in Mumbai. After his appeal, people from all over the country turned up to cheer the team at the Mumbai Football Arena. Sunil Chhetri’s performance in the match was worth the wait for the sports enthusiasts.

The stadium was full of people chanting ‘India-India’ throughout the match. Moreover, the football match between India and Kenya on June 4 marked the 100th international match for our Football captain Sunil Chhetri. And guess what! Sunil Chhetri’s performance in the game has proved that there is no one better than him.



The Indian Football team won the match with Kenya with a huge difference of 3-0. The victory was even more special with the captain Sunil Chhetri scoring two goals himself. The third goal was scored by Jeje Lalpekhlua.



With those two winning goals, Sunil Chhetri’s performance tally increased to 62 goals. Sunil Chhetri added another feather in his cap as he broke footballer David Villa’s record of 59 goals and rose to the third position only behind Ronaldo (81 goals) and Messi (64 goals) in the international goals count.



After the 33-year-old football team captain took it to his Twitter account to make a plea to people to come and support the team, every sports enthusiast across the country hailed to the stadium witnessing the victory of Indian football team. Social media is in complete awe with Sunil Chhetri’s performance and cannot stop praising him for his victorious play during the match.



The happiness of social media is clearly visible as they celebrate India’s win in the International Cup and are all-praises for the Sunil Chhetri’s performance. Netizens have posted their ‘congratulatory’ messages on their social media accounts for the Indian Football team.

Take a look at some of the praises for the Sunil Chhetri’s performance:


Indian wrestler Geeta Phogat’s tweet is truly inspiring:



Ace cricketer Mohammed Kaif had this to say about Sunil Chhetri’s performance:


This is how Suresh Raina congratulated the team:


The Viral Fever made an interesting point here:



It was a great news for Virender Sehwag as well:



East India Comedy has an interesting thing to say:



Football fans celebrated Sunil Chhetri’s performance and the victory of the team through these messages:











Sunil Chhetri has posted another emotional message on his Twitter account ‘thanking’ all the people who have supported him in winning the trophy for the national team.



Here is the tweet:




Sunil Chhetri’s performance deserves our heartiest congratulations!!