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Sunil Chhetri Salary in 2023: How much money Indian Football Team Captain earns from ISL and National Team?

The 38 year old Indian captain is the third highest goalscorer in international football.

Sunil Chhetri, 38, is an Indian professional footballer who plays as a forward and captains the Indian national team and Bengaluru FC. He is currently the third highest goalscorer in international football among the active players. Chhetri has scored 92 goals for India and is only behind Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo in terms of international goals. He started his career in 2002 with Mohun Bagan before joining JCT in 2005. He made his international debut in 2005 against Pakistan and also scored his first goal in the match. Chhetri as named India’s captain in 2012 for AFC Challenge Cup qualifiers. He is the recipient of the Arjuna Award and Padma Shri. He also received Khel Ratna, the country’s highest sporting honor, in 2021, making him the first footballer to receive the award. Let’s know more about his income and have a look at Sunil Chhetri Salary in 2023.

Sunil Chhetri Salary in 2023

Indian captain Sunil Chhetri in 2023 is expected to be around ₹2 cr from his ISL club Bengaluru FC. He is currently the richest Indian footballer with a net worth over ₹8 cr. His earnings from the national team are known in the public domain, but it is expected to be in multiple lakhs. He has a brand deal with Puma, Twelfth Man, Cred, SebaMed India, CoinSwitch Co, Iodex, etc. Related: Most Followed Football Clubs and Teams on Instagram

Sunil Chhetri Performance

Chhetri has been in a traffic form in the past few months. He is India’s highest goalscorer in the currently ongoing SAFF Championship 2023. Sunil scored a hat-trick against arch rivals Pakistan in the opening game. He also scored against Nepal and Kuwait in the next matches. He has scored a total of 5 goals and is currently the highest goal scorer in the tournament. Also Read: Does VAR interrupt the flow of a football match? Is it worth it?

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Rachat Jha
Rachat Jha
Rachat Ranjan Jha is a Journalism student and a cricket enthusiast. He is also an amateur cricketer and understands the nuances of the game.

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