Indian football team captain Sunil Chhetri turned 38 today and the former skipper of the cricket team Virat Kohli wished him in a sweetest way possible. They two have been friends since so long and share mutual love and respect for each other.
Taking to his Twitter account, Virat Kohli said, ” An honestly hardworking man full of good values & compassion.A man I can call a true friend. Very grateful for the friendship we have skip. Always wish you the best. As you get a year younger I send you my best wishes & all the positivity your way. Happy birthday Sunil Chhetri.”
To his the footballer replied, ” Champ, I appreciate the kind words. The feeling about our friendship is mutual, and I too, am very grateful that our paths crossed the way they did. ”
Recently too, they were seen having a fun and lovely banter on Instagram. Chhetri posted the video with the caption,” Captain > Bloody Juniors” In the video Chhetri is saying, “For the last one month, I was holidaying in Europe, eating everything. In about 5 days, here in training, we have a bleep test. Kya age hai (how old are you guys)? ’22, 21, 20′. They all couldn’t beat me. I wouldn’t tell you the scores because it’s embarrassing. But, they all lost to an old man aged 40. They couldn’t beat me. So, the next time you call me old, think about it.”
Kohli commented on the photo saying, “Haha legend”. Sunil reposnded to Kohli’s comment saying: “sab broccoli aur palak ka khel hai. Woh adrak ka swad ke baare mein kya kehte hai? Cheers, champ.”
It is amazing how close they both are considering they have got little time to spend with each other but the motive to make the nation proud is the constant to them just like their friendship.