New Delhi [India], November 16 (ANI): Midfielder Suresh Singh Wangjam, who has actually risen through the ranks to become an important member of the Bengaluru FC squad, believes that ‘whenever invested with Indian football team skipper Sunil Chhetri is important.

Chhetri is India’s all-time leading scorer. The Indian skipper had actually scored 14 objectives in 2017-18, the most by an Indian in a single season of Indian Super League (ISL).

Suresh stated that he considers himself ‘extremely lucky’ to share a dressing space with Bengaluru FC skipper Chhetri.

” Any time spent with Chhetri-bhai is invaluable. I consider myself incredibly fortunate to have the chance to share a dressing room and a training pitch with him. He personally consults with me, advises me, encourages me and talk with me about things beyond football,” stated the midfielder throughout a chat with the AIFF website.

” I’ve chosen up reading books, am focusing on a better diet, sharpening my basic understanding. He has actually even affected my viewing choices on tv. It has just been a gain for me and I am incredibly lucky,” he added.

Former champions Bengaluru FC and last season’s League Guard winners FC Goa will lock horns on November 22 in ISL.

On the other hand, protecting champs ATK Mohun Bagan will face Kerala Blasters FC to kickstart the seventh season of ISL on November 20 at the GMC Stadium, Bambolim in Goa. (ANI).