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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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India winger Lallianzuala Chhangte not joining Norway’s Viking Stavanger!

India winger Lallianzuala Chhangte after his second trial stint with Norwegian Eliteserien Viking Stavanger will not be joining them. Viking Stavanger in an official statement said, “It has been a pleasure having Zuala training with our squad for a period of time. He is a determined, willing to learn and …

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India’s Halicharan Narzary: Agony of Assam urged me to push more!

Besides the determination of making a mark in the National Team after coming back from a long injury lay-off, Assam’s own Halicharan Narzary – the prolific 25-year-old midfielder has another yearning at the back of his mind. “I want to make Assam smile again,” Narzary maintained in a chat with …

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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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420 Grams S01E40: India’s FIFA World Cup Squad, FIFA’s Response to I-League clubs & More!

Indian football team coach Igor Stimac has picked his probables for the training camp ahead of the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifying campaign. India begin their journey with two big fixtures – against Oman at home and Asian champions Qatar away. The 420 Grams crew, along with former India skipper …

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India coach Igor Stimac names 34 probables ahead of qualifiers!

The Indian national team coach Igor Stimac has named 34 probables ahead of the joint 2022 FIFA World Cup / 2023 AFC Asian Cup qualifiers. India are set to host Oman on September 5 at the Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium in Guwahati, while having to travel to 2022 FIFA World …

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