Take the pledge to vote

For a better tommorow#AajSawaroApnaKal
  • I agree to receive emails from News18

  • I promise to vote in this year's elections no matter what the odds are.
  • Please check above checkbox.

    SUBMIT

Thank you for
taking the pledge

But the job is not done yet!
Vote for the deserving candidate this year.

Check your mail to know more

Disclaimer:

Issued in public interest by HDFC Life. HDFC Life Insurance Company Limited (Formerly HDFC Standard Life Insurance Company Limited) (“HDFC Life”). CIN: L65110MH2000PLC128245, IRDAI Reg. No. 101 . The name/letters "HDFC" in the name/logo of the company belongs to Housing Development Finance Corporation Limited ("HDFC Limited") and is used by HDFC Life under an agreement entered into with HDFC Limited. ARN EU/04/19/13618
SPONSORED BY
LIVE TV DownloadNews18 App
News18 English
»
1-min read

Injured Sunil Chhetri Ruled Out of India’s Friendly Against Jordan

Sunil Chhetri has been ruled out of the Indian football team’s upcoming international friendly against Jordan following an ankle injury sustained during Bengaluru FC’s Indian Super League (ISL) match against Kerala Blasters FC on November 5, 2018.

News18 Sports

Updated:November 12, 2018, 6:34 PM IST
facebookTwittergoogleskypewhatsapp
Injured Sunil Chhetri Ruled Out of India’s Friendly Against Jordan
Image: Twitter
Loading...
Sunil Chhetri has been ruled out of the Indian football team’s upcoming international friendly against Jordan following an ankle injury sustained during Bengaluru FC’s Indian Super League (ISL) match against Kerala Blasters FC on November 5th.

India physiotherapist Gigy George stated that Chhetri has been advised rest and has not reported to the ongoing preparatory camp in New Delhi.

"The BFC Medical Team have shared the MRI reports and medical assessments and we have scrutinised them thoroughly. Sunil needs rest of around two weeks and proper rehabilitation after which he can get back to training,” Gigy said.

Shervin Sheriff, India’s team doctor, added that traveling would be an issue with the injury Chhetri has picked up. "He can't travel with this injury as it's a weight-bearing joint. He needs to have proper rest along with the rehab programme for a speedy recovery.

“We are closely monitoring the situation and following it up with the club medical team and Sunil himself."

The match against Jordan will be played at the King Abdullah II Stadium in Amman on November 17, 2018 and the Indian squad will be leaving for the city on the 15th.

Chhetri will be a key figure for India in the AFC Asian Cup 2019. India have been clubbed with hosts UAE, Thailand and Bahrain and will play their first match against Thailand on January 6, 2019.

| Edited by: Abhimanyu Sen
Read full article
Loading...
Next Story
Next Story

Also Watch

facebookTwittergoogleskypewhatsapp
 
T&C Apply. ARN EU/04/19/13626
 

Live TV

Loading...
Countdown To Elections Results
  • 01 d
  • 12 h
  • 38 m
  • 09 s
To Assembly Elections 2018 Results