Fifa world Cup 2018: Indian football star Sunil Chhetri picks his World Cup teams
Lionel Messi is the greatest player to have ever played the sports, says Sunil Chhetri.
FIFA world cup 2018 will kick off in Russia from 14 June to 15 July. One-month of football festival will feature 32 teams from six confederations. As the tournament kicks off everyone will be picking their favorite countries to win the tournament.
Indian Football captain Sunil Chhetri has recently played 100 international matches for India and scored 64 goals, equaling Messi on international goals. Suniel Chhetri picked 4 countries which have a stronger squad in the tournament. Chhetri commenting of the four strong teams in the world cup picked Germany, Spain, Brazil, and France who have tasted world cup glory in past. Though he is expecting other teams to prove him wrong, with England and Belgium are top on his list.
Chhetri rated Lionel Messi as the greatest player to have ever played the sports. He commented further saying he is a big fan of Messi and he also hopes Messi will live up to the expectation of fans by lifting the World Cup.
While commented on his comparison with the Argentine superstar on international goals, he said that there is no comparison between him and Messi. Messi and Ronaldo are the two best players ever to play football.
Chhetri did not pick any team to win the worlds cup but said will be having a close eye on the progress of World Cup 2010 winners Spain, as he like the way they play football.
Chhetri concluded by saying world cup is the time to watch the best players play against each other.