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Sunil Chhetri's Plea Answered, Sea Of Fans Cheer For Team India

Football | PTI | June 5, 2018, 1:30 am
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 Indian football captain Sunil Chhetri, who made a heartfelt plea for football fans was answered, as thousands of soccer fans thronged the stadium to cheer, in Mumbai. (Image: AP)

Indian football captain Sunil Chhetri, who made a heartfelt plea for football fans was answered, as thousands of soccer fans thronged the stadium to cheer, in Mumbai. (Image: AP)

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 Chhetri's plea not only struck a chord but more importantly, it has transpired into action. As thousands of fans witnessed the match from the stadium. (Image: AP)

Chhetri's plea not only struck a chord but more importantly, it has transpired into action. As thousands of fans witnessed the match from the stadium. (Image: AP)

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 Captain Sunil Chhetri couldn't have written a better script for his 100th international game as he struck twice to power India into the final of the Intercontinental Cup with a convincing 3-0 win over Kenya. (Image: PTI)

Captain Sunil Chhetri couldn't have written a better script for his 100th international game as he struck twice to power India into the final of the Intercontinental Cup with a convincing 3-0 win over Kenya. (Image: PTI)

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 Chhetri controversially earned a penalty and broke the deadlock in the 68th minute while Jeje Lalpekhlua doubled the home team's lead with his piledriver in the 71st minute. (Image: PTI)

Chhetri controversially earned a penalty and broke the deadlock in the 68th minute while Jeje Lalpekhlua doubled the home team's lead with his piledriver in the 71st minute. (Image: PTI)

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 Chhetri ended it in the best possible manner, scoring in the stoppage time (90+1) off a Balwant Singh assist, as fans went berserk. (Image: PTI)

Chhetri ended it in the best possible manner, scoring in the stoppage time (90+1) off a Balwant Singh assist, as fans went berserk. (Image: PTI)

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 Pronoy Halder and Pistone Vunyoli Mutamba vie for the ball. (Image: PTI)

Pronoy Halder and Pistone Vunyoli Mutamba vie for the ball. (Image: PTI)

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 Sunil Chhetri in action against Kenya during the Hero Intercontinental football Cup. (Image: PTI)

Sunil Chhetri in action against Kenya during the Hero Intercontinental football Cup. (Image: PTI)

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 Sunil Chhetri celebrates his first goal against Kenya. (Image: PTI)

Sunil Chhetri celebrates his first goal against Kenya. (Image: PTI)

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 Indian team celebrating their win against Kenya during the Hero Intercontinental football Cup in Mumbai. (Image: PTI)

Indian team celebrating their win against Kenya during the Hero Intercontinental football Cup in Mumbai. (Image: PTI)