Twitter Reacts to Sunil Chhetri and his Plea

Published 06/05/2018, 5:33 AM EDT
Chhetri scoring his second of the night


Earlier this week, Indian football ace Sunil Chhetri took to Twitter to urge fans to support football. Soon, he was joined by various Indian sports stars ranging from Sachin Tendulkar to Virat Kohli. The plea cam on the eve of the Intercontinental Cup between India, Kenya, Chinese Taipei and New Zealand.

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Later, the Indian football team would go on to win against Chinese Taipei and Kenya. Indiaโ€™s next match will be against New Zealand on 7th June. The Men in Blue are ranked 97th in the FIFA rankings and are the highest-ranked of the 4 teams.

Here is how Twitter reacted to Chhetriโ€™s call to action.

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https://twitter.com/RahulSRathod_/status/1003921698939273216

https://twitter.com/sharewithsajan/status/1003920786988654593

https://twitter.com/nisargkingp2/status/1003912032523972608

https://twitter.com/sahil_sabharwa/status/1003675519685017606

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