Indian captain Sunil Chhetri recently responded to Sachin Tendulkar’s message on Twitter. Sachin Tendulkar had congratulated Sunil Chhetri, after the victory over Kenya in the skipper’s 100th international match on Twitter. Now, Chhetri has responded to the legend and we feel there is mutual admiration between the two.Also Read - T20 World Cup: I Feel Sorry for Sachin, Shoaib Akhtar Predicts Tendulkar's Future Had He Been Born in this ERA
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Here is what Sachin Tendulkar’s tweet from a few days back read, “A special victory indeed. Well done, #TeamIndia! Super achievement @chetrisunil11 on your 100th appearance and the 2 goals #INDvKEN”. Also Read - Paris Saint-Germain vs RB Leipzig Live Streaming UEFA Champions League in India: Preview, Predicted XIs - Where to Watch PSG vs LEP Live Football Stream Online Today; TV Telecast in India
Here is Sunil Chhetri’s response, his tweet read,“Cannot thank you enough for this and the calls to back us!”
Surely means a lot for the Indian captain, who also went on to become the 3rd highest goal-scorer in the history of international football matches, just behind Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi.
India now lock horns with New Zealand in their third Intercontinental match on June 7, at the same venue (Andheri Sports Complex). In this match, Jeje would be featuring in his 50th international match a semi-milestone.
The Blue Tigers will face their biggest challenge next year in the 2019 AFC Asian Cup. This tournament would help build their confidence ahead of the big tournament. Stephen Constantine has had a dream run with the team, India have not lost an international match in the last 3 years.