Indian football team captain Sunil Chhetri marries girl friend Sonam Bhattacharya

Indian football team captain Sunil Chhetri married his long time girl friend Sonam Bhattacharya in a grand wedding ceremony on Monday.

Sunil Chhetri and Sonam Bhattacharya exchanged the rings last month before he joined Bengaluru FC in the Indian Super League 2017. Sunil Chhetri, Sonam Bhattacharya sangeet was held in Gurgaon last month.

Sunil Chhetri is the captain of the Indian football team and was seen in a traditional Nepal dressing with a hat on his head and he entered the marriage hall riding a horse in the evening. Afterwards he was seen in Bengali attire and the wedding was performed as they followed both the customs of the bride and the groom.

Sonam Bhattacharya is the daughter of Mohun Bagan legend Subrata Bhattacharya. Sunil Chhetri wife is a business management graduate from Scotland.

Sunil Chhetri wife Sonam Bhattacharya

Sunil Chhetri wife Sonam Bhattacharya (Image Courtesy: Bengaluru FC/Twitter)

Mamata Banerjee, West Bengal Chief Minister was among the first celebrities to bless the newly married couple. Many personalities from politics, cinema, football and other sports attended the wedding. Some guests like Chuni Goswami, Gourmangi Singh, Rennedy Singh and Robin Singh among others as the couple were seen posing with the couple for photographs after the wedding.

Sunil Chhatri aged 33 years joined Bengaluru FC after engagement and took part in Hero ISL 2017. He would not take a break after his wedding as he need to join for Hero ISL much awaited match against NorthEastUnited FC on December 8 and he need to leave to Guwahati for the match.

Sunil Chhetri score 2-0 win for Bengaluru FC over Mumbai City in the Hero ISL opening match on November 19. The Bengaluru FC was defeated recently in a match with Goa FC scoring 3-4.

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