ISL 2020-21 news: Sunil Chhetri scores twice in 200th Bengaluru FC appearance

ISL 2021: Sunil Chhetri has been with Bengaluru FC since its inception in 2013 and was named the skipper during its maiden I-League season in 2013-14.

Chhetri has scored five goals in the ongoing season of the ISL.   -  ISL/Sportzpics

Sunil Chhetri is set to make his 200th appearance in Bengaluru FC colours when he lines up against Mumbai City FC in the Indian Super League (ISL 2020-21) at the GMC Athletic Stadium in Bambolim on Monday.

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Chhetri struck twice in the 4-2 win for Bengaluru over Mumbai City to lift the side to sixth on the points table.

The 36-year-old signed for Bengaluru during its inception in 2013 and was named the skipper during its maiden I-League season in 2013-14. He has led the club to two I-League, one ISL, two Federation Cup and one Super Cup title during his eight seasons. He also captained the Blues to a runner-up finish in the 2016 AFC Cup.

Chhetri has scored 99 goals across 200 matches in all competitions and his most prolific campaign was during the 2017-18 season when he struck 24 goals.

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