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“We actually deserved to win this Cup and the gamers confirmed superb character on the pitch within the remaining. It is a win for Indian Soccer. The work price of the gamers was phenomenal and we confirmed how powerful we’re,” the coach stated.
The Intercontinental Cup was memorable for skipper Sunil Chhetri as he not solely earned his 100th worldwide cap and scored seven objectives in 4 matches, thus equalling Argentinean Lionel Messi’s file of 64 objectives in worldwide soccer.
“The boys needed to win the match and we did it. It’s a essential win for us and Indian Soccer normally.Kenya have been attempting to stress us is within the second half however we confirmed phenomenal character to play as a staff and thwart them away,” Chhetri acknowledged.
The skipper, in the meantime, has already turned his eyes in direction of the AFC Asian Cup.
“All the things we do is concerning the AFC Asian Cup. The AFC Asian Cup is what we’re getting ready for and this match helped us in our preparation for that. I’m attempting to play for example and reciprocate to everybody, attempting to encourage one another in our quest for the AFC Asian Cup.”
Earlier, Chhetri struck two chic strikes within the seventh and the 29th minute, one off his proper and the second off his left, to assist India beat Kenya 2-Zero at Mumbai Soccer Area and raise the Intercontinental Cup on Sunday.(ANI)
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