Indian Football Team: Sunil Chhetri close to break Messi Record of 103

Sunil Chhetri the pride of Indian football team, has mesmerized fans with his exceptional goal-scoring abilities. Chhetri is playing his best at the age of 38 still going strong in on going SAFF Cup 2023.  Chhetri of Indian Football Team is on the verge of breaking Messi’s Goals record.

India’s SAFF Cup 2023 campaign: A golden opportunity

The Indian men’s football team is currently in the midst of its SAFF Cup 2023 campaign, and so far, things have been going very well. The team has won both of its group matches, against Bangladesh and Nepal and has already secured a place in the semi-finals. Last match with Kuwait was held Draw.

This is a golden opportunity for India to win the SAFF Cup for the first time since 2015. The team has been in good form in recent years and they have a number of talented players who are capable of winning matches.

One of the key players for India in this tournament has been Chhetri. The veteran striker has already scored five goals in three matches and he is looking in lethal form. Chhetri will be hoping to lead India to victory in the SAFF Cup and he will be looking to add to his tally of 93 international goals.

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Another player who has been in good form for India is Udanta Singh Kumam. The winger has been providing plenty of assists for Chhetri and he is also capable of scoring goals himself. He has already scored 1 goal in the competition so far.  Singh will be hoping to continue his good form in the semi-finals and the final of SAFF Cup 2023.

The Indian squad will face stiff competition in the semi-finals and final. India will Either Play Lebanon, Bangladesh or Maldives in Semi Final of Saff Cup 2023. They have, however, demonstrated that they are capable of defeating any squad on their day. India will be in a strong position to win the SAFF Cup for the first time in eight years if they maintain their current form.

Top Goal Scorers among active footballers:

CountryNameGoalsGames Played
PortugalCristiano Ronaldo123200
ArgentinaLionel Messi103175
IndiaSunil Chhetri92140


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Here are some of the key factors that could help India win the SAFF Cup:

Captain’s form: Chhetri is the captain and talisman of the Indian team, and he has been in excellent form in recent years. He is the all-time leading scorer for India, and he will be hoping to add to his tally in the SAFF Cup.

The team’s defensive solidity: India has conceded just one goal in their two group matches, and their defense has been one of the strongest aspects of their team. If they can keep up their defensive solidity, they will be in a good position to win the tournament.

The team’s home advantage: The SAFF Cup is being held in India, and the home crowd will be a big factor for the Indian team. The fans will be providing the team with plenty of support, and they will be hoping to see India win the tournament.

Semi Final Date and Time:

INDIA vs TBD – Sat 1 July 2023 at 7:30 PM at Sree Kanteerava Stadium.

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Overall, India has a good chance of winning the SAFF Cup. They have a talented team, they are in good form, and they have home advantage. If they can continue their good form, India will be in a strong position to win the tournament.

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