List of all Indian football team captain in the year 2022

Indian football team captain 2022

The year 2022 has come to its end and only just a day left till the whole world welcome 2023. The year 2022 brought in mixed bags of result, same for the Indian football team as well. Meanwhile Indian football team captain Sunil Chhetri still continues to deliver for the country.

The Indian team played a total of 8 matches in the year 2022 and it was a mixed bag of results for the Blue Tigers. Out of the total of 8 matches the Men in Blue played, they won 3 matches and had a draw and 4 losses to cap off the year.

While the Indian team had varied results, there something that was always there for the Indian team, the commitment from the Indian team captain Sunil Chhetri. But, in some matches, the Men in Blue's captain was unavailable, so today in this article, we take a look at all of the Indian football team captain 2022. To know all the Indian football team captains name, check out this article.

All Indian Football Team Captains in 2022

Sunil Chhetri

The veteran Indian footballer Sunil Chhetri, now a 38-years-old, while continues to struggle to find the back of the net in the ongoing Indian Super League (ISL) 2022-2023 season, the prolific striker still scored 4 goals despite missing out on 3 matches of the total of 8 matches. The Indian captain scored a brace against Cambodia and one each against Afghanistan and Hong Kong. Other than the first 3 matches of the year that he missed out on due to injury, Sunil Chhetri captained India in all other 5 matches.

Gurpreet Singh Sandhu

The man, the goalkeeper Gurpreet Singh Sandhu is Indian football team's 2nd choice captain. Gurpreet is a wall between the sticks for the Indian team. Gurpreet has been a great leader in the Indian team. Gurpreet was the Indian football team captain in 3 matches in 2022 in absence of Sunil Chhetri. He also wore the captain's armband after captain Sunil Chhetri gets subbed-off. Gurpreet kept a total of 2 clean-sheets and conceded 12 goals.

Sandesh Jhingan

Indian team's central-defender Sandesh Jhingan is the 3rd choice captain of the team. The defender mainly wears the captain's armband in absence of Sunil Chhetri and Gurpreet Singh Sandhu. He mainly takes the captain's armband when Sunil Chhetri or Gurpreet Singh Sandhu is unable to play or gets subbed-off.

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