In the final of the Intercontinental Cup played at Mumbai's Football Arena, India defeated Kenya by 2-0 brags the title of Hero Continental Cup 2018. Captain Sunil Chhetri played an important role in this victory of India. They scored two goals, not only India, but at the present time, they also became the second player in the world to score the most goals in the world's active footballers. He equals 64 goals (124 matches) of Argentina's legendary footballer Leon Messi.
HERO INTERCONTINENTAL CUP IS OURS!!! Kudos to @IndianFootball for winning it in style.— Indian Football Team (@IndianFootball) June 10, 2018
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Before the Intercontinental Cup finals, Chetri's name was 62 goals. In the eighth minute of the match, Chhetri gave India an early lead and then in the 29th minute they equalized Messi. Chhetri, who played 102 international matches, is now behind Portugal's legendary star Cristiano Ronaldo, who has scored 81 goals in 150 international matches.
In the Intercontinental Cup, Chhetri, 33, scored eight goals out of 11 goals scored by India. In the tournament, Chhetri scored three goals against Chinese Taipei, while taking two goals in the final against Kenya, in the league matches, the ball was thrown twice to the goal post.
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