Sunil Chettri is an Indian professional Footballer who plays as a winger for Indian Super League and Indian Super side Bengaluru.
Sunil was born on 3 August 1984 Secunderabad, India to father KB Chettri and mother Sushila Chettri. Sunil started playing Football professionally at Mohun Bagan in 2002. He later shifted to JCT were hr netted 21 goals and appeared in 48 matches.
Sunil is a married man he tied knot with his long-time girlfriend Sonam Bhattacherjee on 4th December 2017.
In 2010 he moved to Kansa City Wizards of Major League soccer. He thus became the third player from the subcontinent to go abroad. But his work in the United States doesn’t last long and he no sooner gets back to Indian I-league.
He signed the Sporting club de Portugal of the Primeira League, whom he played only form the club’s reserve side.
Sunil debut in the Indian National Football team after he gained fame by showcasing his playing skills. He assisted his national team to conquer the Nehru Cup as well as the 2011 SAFF Championship.
Within no time he earned the tag of being the best strikers and the best player in the Indian team during the AFC Challenge Cup.
Sunil Chettri isn’t indulged in any kind of Controversy till now.
- 1 I-League title
- 1 I-League title
- 2 I-League titles
- 2 Indian Federations Cup titles
- 1 Super Cup title
- 2011 Arjuna Award title
- 2019 Padma Shri title
Sunil is yet to hold any International title
- 6 times AIFF Player of the Year
- 2 times FPAI Indian Player of the Year
- 2008 AFC Challenge Cup Most Valuable Player
- AFC Asian Icon
- 2018 Hero of the International Cup
Height: 5ft 7in
Eye color: Dark Brown
Hair color: Black
Sunil PERSONAL DETAILS
Full Name: Sunil Chhetri
Date of Birth: 3 August 1984
Place of Birth: India
Playing Position: Winger
Nickname: Captain Fantastic
EDUCATION: Asutosh College, Kolkata, West Bengal
Relationships: Sonam Bhattacharya
1 Million Dollars