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SUNIL CHHETRI GETS EMOTIONAL ON HIS 100'th MATCH

By Mukul Arora . 5th June 2018 07:30pm
SUNIL CHHETRI GETS EMOTIONAL ON HIS 100'th MATCH

After a heartfelt emotional message for all the football fans across India. Sunil Chhetri, Captain Indian football team thanked all the people which came forward to support Indian football team at the stands. This was the first time when all the tickets for a football match were sold out in India. Aaditya Thackeray, President of Mumbai District Football Association took to Twitter where he wrote "I'm glad that after @chetrisunil11's heartfelt appeal, so many of us have responded and got the seats to #BacktheBlue. This is only the beginning, let's make sure each game that @IndianFootball plays is houseful! They pour their heart out for us, least we can do is be there!!" Indian football team scored a clear victory of 3-0 in a match which took place in Mumbai Football Arena on Monday. It was a really special day for Chhetri as it was his 100th international match. After the victory, Chhetri took to Twitter and wrote a special Thanksgiving message for all of his fans. "We promise you that if that's the kind of support we get every time we play for the country, we will give our lives on the pitch. India, this night was special because we were in this together. Those in the stands shouting, and the ones at home cheering - thank you!," Chhetri's tweet read. [caption id="attachment_38371" align="alignnone" width="497"]source source/twitter[/caption] He added that all the fans who came to Mumbai to show their support for the Indian Football team thank you, it means a world to us. India, who won its first match against Taiwan with a score of 5-0 the team will now face New Zealand this Thursday. Cheetri is the lead scorer who has scored 59 goals with 99 international match caps placing him in the list of worlds 3rd highest scorers list. https://www.gabruu.com/sunil-chhetri-shares-an-emotional-message-on-twitter/