Indian football team and Bengaluru FC captain signed a 3-year deal with global sports giant Puma
Sunil Chhetri, Indian Men’s football team captain signed a 3-year deal with puma and became the latest to join the band of brand ambassador for Puma India.
Chhetri is the top goal scorer of all time as well most capped player for the Indian football team.
He is also the second-highest goalscorer in the list of International football, just after Portugal Cristiano Ronaldo.
Sunil Chhetri by signing the 3-year deal joined the list of world-famous Puma brand ambassadors such as Antoine Griezmann, Belgium’s Romelu Lukaku, Luis Suarez and many more.
A 35-year old Chhetri was also awarded the Arjuna award in 2011 as well with Padma Shri in 2019.
Chhetri has become the AIFF player not only once but hit it six times and known as ALL INDIA FOOTBALL FEDERATION PLAYER OF THE YEAR.
Sunil Chhetri spoke to Reports
“Over the years, I have closely witnessed and experienced the brand’s football heritage. Now signing with them as a PUMA player is a very natural progression for me,”.
Chhetri adds “We share a common goal to accelerate the growth of football in the country. I appreciate their commitment to the sporting ecosystem and look forward to creating a new chapter for Indian football.”
Puma previously predicted that India will be among its top five global markets.
German sportswear giant Puma has become stronger and growing faster all over the country. It has teamed with the country’s best athletes to support a never-ending effort to grow faster.
From Indian cricket captain(ICC), Virat Kohli to boxing champion MC Marry Kom and the ace sprinter Dutee Chand, the brand is fueling the growing passion for sports.