Sunil Chhetri’s team India beat Kenya 2-0 in the finals of the Intercontinental Cup 2018 to win the crown. This emphatic result set Twitter on fire. For starters, the match was the most searched hashtag on Twitter. Also, the celebrities could not stop themselves from congratulating Sunil Chhetri and his boys. Also Read - Cyclone Tauktae Hits Amitabh Bachchan's Office ‘Janak’ in Mumbai: Staff Worked Together in Emergency
It was the Indian captain who stole the show on the night that mattered. Chhetri scored a brace to come to level terms with Lionel Messi in the most international goals scored by active players list. Chhetri needs one more goal to go past Messi and only Cristiano Ronaldo would then be ahead of him. Also Read - Sachin Tendulkar Makes Big Revelation on How a Hotel Staff Helped Him Correct His Batting Technique, Opens up About His Mental Health Struggles
Here are the pick of tweets by celebrities. Also Read - What Sachin Tendulkar Told Virat Kohli, Yusuf Pathan After India Won 2011 World Cup
After the match, Sunil Chhetri thanked the fans for coming in huge numbers and supporting the Blue Tigers. He said he expected the same in the future. He also spoke about their aim from now would be the AFC Asian Cup 2019.