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Anas Edathodika comeback a boast for India ahead of Oman tie!

India head coach Igor Stimac praised the ‘character’ of Anas Edathodika, who despite losing his mother, has opted to join the Blue Tigers two days before they face-off against Oman at the Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex Stadium in Muscat, Oman on Tuesday, November 19. The match will kick-off at 8:30pm …

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India GK Gurpreet Singh Sandhu: The passion of Kolkata is contagious!

An emotional Gurpreet Singh Sandhu went back to the days of his playing career when he was still a budding goalkeeper while heading towards the iconic Saltlake Stadium in Kolkata for the first training session ahead of the International ‘Derby’ against Bangladesh in the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 and …

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Sandip Nandy: Gurpreet Singh Sandhu is one of Asia’s top three goalkeepers!

Former India International keeper Sandip Nandy, currently the Goalkeeping Coach of NorthEast United FC feels “Gurpreet Singh Sandhu is at the moment one of the top three goalkeepers in Asia.” “In 2011 when he started his journey I was there in East Bengal. I have seen him from close quarters. …

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India’s Gurpreet Singh Sandhu: We will play to win against Oman!

The Indian Senior National Team is all set to take on Oman on Wednesday, September 5 in Guwahati for their first encounter of the qualifying campaign for the 2022 FIFA World Cup and 2023 AFC Asian Cup. A day ahead of the crucial match, goalkeeper Gurpreet Singh Sandhu stressed the …

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Gurpreet Singh Sandhu becomes 26th Footballer to receive Arjuna Award!

Gurpreet Singh Sandhu became the 26th footballer to receive the prestigious Arjuna Award at the Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi today, August 29, 2019. Gurpreet received the Award from the President of India, Ram Nath Kovind. He is the 4th goalkeeper to have received the Award, his predecessors including Subrata …

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Superpower Football – Half Volley: Gurpreet wins Arjuna Award! Chhangte move to Europe cancelled?!

Mixed week for Indian Football fans as Gurpreet Singh Sandhu becomes only the 26th footballer to win the Arjuna Award, but Lallianzuala Chhangte’s move to Norway comes to an abrupt halt!

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India’s Gurpreet Singh Sandhu: Arjuna Award win an honour & motivation!

“As a kid, I used to look at pictures of sportspersons in newspapers holding the Arjuna Award,” Gurpreet Singh Sandhu mentioned moments after being named the winner of the Arjuna Award. “Today, I am pinching myself to see whether me being named a winner of the Arjuna Award is a …

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India keeper Gurpreet Singh Sandhu to receive 2019 Arjuna Award!

Indian Men’s Senior National Team Goalkeeper Gurpreet Singh Sandhu was named the winner of the Arjuna Award on Monday, August 19, 2019, thus becoming the 26th Indian Footballer in the prestigious list. Gurpreet who spent his formative years in the AIFF Centre of Excellence in Goa holds the distinction of …

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