Captain Sunil Chhetri And King Kohli Appeal To Sports Fans: Support Indian Football

| June 3 , 2018 , 12:37 IST

After shining in the opener of Intercontinental Cup Indian Football, skipper Sunil Chhetri has an appeal for the football fans. He appealed to the fans to come to the stadium and support the game. Chhetri said, “please come and support us, encourage us, watch us, abuse us, criticize us but please get involved.”

“To everyone out there who are fans of Big European Clubs and support them with so much passion and think that the level is not same, agreed, but we will make sure that we will make your time worth from our dedication and determination,” the skipper said.

He further said “It is not fun to criticize and abuse us on the internet, come to the stadium do it on the face, who knows one day we might change you guys. Football in India needs you guys.”

He requested and appealed, “We will be playing on 4th, 7th, 10th of June in Mumbai please come and support us.”

Chhetri received a huge support on Twitter; even the Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli uploaded a video on twitter to support Chhetri. He requested everybody to go and watch the Indian Football team play.

He also said, “I have seen the team play, they are a talented team, it will contribute toward creating the sporting culture and if you want to be called a proud sporting nation you need to accept and support all the sports in our country.”