Indian Footballer Chuni Goswami Is No More! Left At 82

Kolkatta: Indian Footballer Chuni Goswami left breath dure to a major cardiac arrest. Mr. Goswami was suffering from sugar and nerve problems for the last few months.

Indian Footballer Chuni Goswami Is No More! Left At 82

RIPFootballer Chuni Goswami

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Chunni Goswami was suffering from underlying ailments with sugar
  • Chuni Goswami breathed his last on Thursday after cardiac arrest

The 82-year-old player was the reason behind India winning a Gold medal in 1962 Asian games. He also played cricket towards Bengal at a young age. On a look-back, he played more than 50 matches for India from 1956 to 1965. At the age of 46, this iconic man diverted his career to cricket where he played first-class games for a decade.

Goswami was born in 1938 in Bangladesh. Later in 1954, he started as a junior player on the football team. In a span of fewer than 2 years from 1956 he was made captain to the team.

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