'I'm positive about the future', Sandesh Jhingan says continuous supply of talent defines Indian football
When the 27-year-old Jhingan had walked out to lead the country, six debutants followed him. Post the final whistle, the number of debutants went up from six to 10 with another four coming on from the bench during the course of the match.
India will be playing two friendlies in March, against Oman and UAE.
ISL 2020-21: Bengaluru FC’s hopes hang by proverbial thread and other playoff qualification scenarios
Even in its nascent history, the ISL has proved that it is a league of glorious uncertainties. Consequently, one would be advised to keep oneself glued to all the potential twists and turns.
Krishna (90+5'), netted his third goal in as many games to ensure the Mariners climbed to the top of the ISL table.
Jhingan, who was the most high profile signing by ATK Mohun Bagan this season, said he is eagerly waiting to catch up with the Liverpool legend and chat about football.
ISL 2020-21: ATK Mohun Bagan's Sandesh Jhingan hopes coach Antonio Lopez Habas has 'perfect plan' for East Bengal
The traditional Mohun Bagan vs East Bengal rivalry finds a new and snazzy platform post their mergers with ATK and Shree Cement respectively.
ISL 2020-21: ATK Mohun Bagan coach Antonio Lopez Habas picks Sandesh Jhingan as one of his five captains
Jhingan, who is one of the high profile signings of the season, was named along with fellow defender Pritam Kotal and goalkeeper Arindam Bhattacharja as the three Indian captains in his roster,
ISL 2020-21, ATK Mohun Bagan Preview: Reigning champions recruit smartly to emerge as front-runners for title
With the upcoming season of the Indian Super League just days away, we at Firstpost.com take a look at how defending champions ATK Mohun Bagan stack up.
Jhingan is said to be the highest-valued footballer in India but the club did not reveal the signing amount.
National Sports Awards: Ultimate dream is to qualify for FIFA World Cup, says Arjuna Awardee Sandesh Jhingan
India central defender Sandesh Jhingan became the 27th footballer to receive the Arjuna Award.
Striker Chhetri, who received the Arjuna in 2011 and the Padma Shri in 2019, expressed his delight and termed Jhingan as a "great role model".
National Sports Awards 2020: Rohit Sharma, Vinesh Phogat among five athletes to receive Khel Ratna; 29 finalised for Arjuna Award
This is the first time in the history of awards that five athletes have been recommended for the Khel Ratna, with the final decision resting on sports minister Kiren Rijiju
Anirudh Thapa, Sandesh Jhingan good enough to play for international clubs, says India's assistant coach S Venkatesh
Jhingan is among the biggest names in Indian football at the moment, while 22-year-old Thapa has also impressed with his game, turning out for both his club Chennaiyin FC and the national team.
On 7 July, 2019, when India began their Intercontinental Cup campaign in Ahmedabad against Tajikistan, 18-year old Gahlot made his international debut.
Star India defender Sandesh Jhingan recalls rejections by third division clubs, says the phase toughened him
Sandesh Jhingan also spoke about his most cherished moments of his career so far
Sandesh Jhingan said, 'His (Tendulkar's) positivity is so contagious. When he's around you, you will feel cheered up.'
Baichung Bhutia picks Sahal Abdul Samad as the next big goal-scorer for India after Sunil Chhetri's retirement
Indian football icon Bhaichung Bhutia on Saturday picked Kerala Blasters youngster Sahal Abdul Samad to be the next big scorer for the country after captain Sunil Chhetri's retirement.
ISL: Kerala Blasters retire Sandesh Jhingan's number 21 jersey after India defender parts ways with franchise
ISL franchise Kerala Blasters on Thursday said it has retired the number 21 jersey worn by Sandesh Jhingan as a tribute to its inspirational player.
Jhingan, who has earned 36 caps for India since making his debut in 2015, and the Blasters mutually agreed to part ways ahead of the upcoming ISL season, according to club sources
'You have shown the road ahead to budding footballers,' AIFF chief Praful Patel tells striker Bala Devi
AIFF president Praful Patel has asked the country's women footballers to take inspiration from Bala Devi, who excelled at Scottish Premier League club Rangers.