Indian football team captain Sunil Chhetri tied the knot with long-time girlfriend Sonam Bhattacharya, daughter of Mohun Bagan legend Subrata Bhattacharya, at a grand marriage ceremony in Kolkata on Mon.
The poster boy of Indian football was seen in an exceedingly|in a very} traditional Nepali apparel topped with a ‘topi’ (hat) as he made an entry riding a horse in the evening.
The guests included Chuni Goswami, Gourmangi Singh, Rennedy Singh and Robin Singh among others as the couple was seen posing for pictures after the wedding.
The couple had exchanged rings last month, soon after that, the 33-year-old resumed on-field action for Bengaluru FC in the Indian Super League.
Chhetri, however, wouldn’t be able to take a break instantly after the marriage as he will be off to Guwahati for their away match against NorthEast United FC on 8 Dec.
Chhetri scored in Bengaluru’s 2-0 convince Mumbai city in their ISL opener on 19 Nov. Bengaluru recently faced a defeat at the hands of FC Goa 3-4.
The couple’s sangeet ceremony was held in Gurgaon last month. Chhetri’s spouse Sonam is a business management graduate from Scotland.