Four Sikkimese footballers in U-15 India team for SAFF U-15 C’ship

Gangtok, 25 Oct:

Four Sikkimese footballers are in the U-15 India team for the SAFF U-15 Championship 2018, which started in Kathmandu, Nepal on Thursday. India went down to Pakistan 1-2 in the inaugural match of the championship.

Evan Thapa from Boys Club, Gangtok, Kushang Subba from SAIL Academy and Tanchok Hang Subba and John Tshering Lepcha from Namchi Sports hostel had undergone a month-long camp at Bhubaneshwar and were shortlisted for team India.

Suren Chettri from Sikkim has also accompanied the team as assistant coach.