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newsfootball14 days ago

Sandesh Jhinghan sends his signed ATK-Mohun Bagan jersey to Pele

Indian footballer Sandesh Jhinghan has sent his signed ATK Mohun Bagan jersey to the Pele, for the Brazilian’s upcoming 80th birthday on October 23. The jersey will be used to raise money for a corona-virus relief fund, with Brazil one of the worst affected countries during the pandemic.
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newsfootballa month ago

2020-21 | ATK-Mohun Bagan sign Sandesh Jhinghan on a five-year deal

ATK-Mohun Bagan roped in Sandesh Jhinghan for a five-year deal ahead of the 2020-21 Indian Super League season. Kerala Blasters FC parted ways with the club a few months back, with the footballer spending six years at the club since making his debut in the inaugural edition of the tournament.
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newsfootball2 months ago

MFA seeks clarification on why Jeje Lalpekhlua was overlooked for Arjuna Award

The Mizoram Football Association (MFA) has asked for clarifications from the Indian government on why Jeje Lalpekhlua has not been awarded the Arjuna Award despite being nominated for it thrice since 2017. The 'Mizo Sniper' is India's second-highest goal scorer amongst the players still active.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Team dinner ahead of Qatar match had an impact on the team, reveals Gurpreet Singh Sandhu

Gurpreet Singh Sandhu revealed how national team coach Igor Stimac lifted the spirits of the players ahead of the World Cup qualifiers against Qatar last year by taking the team out for a dinner the previous night. India had lost 1-2 against Oman a few days before they boarded to the Gulf nation.
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featurefootball2 months ago

ISL 2020 | Sandesh Jhingan set for rebirth post Kerala Blasters FC days

Just a few months shy of the new season, India’s most trusted defender Sandesh Jhinghan is without a club to his name after Kerala Blasters FC terminated his contract. With many suitors ready to offer him a job, this might be a rebirth for the 26-year old, who is yet to pass his prime.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Need to climb certain steps to fulfill the FIFA World Cup dream, claims Sandesh Jhingan

Sandesh Jhingan stated that the ultimate dream of the Indian football team is to play in the FIFA World Cup but there are certain steps that they must climb to achieve the target. Jhingan recently received the Arjuna Award and became only the 27th footballer to be honoured with the title.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Want to join a club that will help me become a better version, asserts Sandesh Jhingan

Sandesh Jhingan has clearly stated that he wants to sign for a club that will help him to grow as a footballer, so he’s not in a hurry to make a decision hastily. It has been almost been three months since Sandesh Jhinghan is without a club after Kerala Blasters FC terminated his contract.
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newsfootball3 months ago

Sandesh has to go out and play in some foreign league, opines Shanmugan Venkatesh

Indian national team assistant coach Shanmugam Venkatesh stated that Sandesh Jhinghan has to go out and play in overseas leagues even, but not necessarily in Europe. The central defender is without a club at present, with Kerala Blasters FC parting ways with the footballers earlier this year.
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newsfootball4 months ago

People have started taking active interest in football due to ISL, claims Sandesh Jhingan

Sandesh Jhinghan not only feels that the ISL has revolutionized Indian football, but people have also started taking an active interest in the sport after its inception, in 2014. The league has been credited for the constant supply of players to the national side in the past few years.
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newsfootball5 months ago

Nishu Kumar becomes highest paid Indian defender with Kerala Blasters FC move

Nishu Kumar signed for Kerala Blasters FC after playing five years at Bengaluru FC, during which he won the 2018-19 Indian Super League title. He thus became the highest-earning Indian defender with a fee of five crores for the mega deal, surpassing former Blasters' player Sandesh Jhingan.
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