Indias football talisman Sunil Chhetri has surpassed Argentina superstar Lionel Messi to become the second-highest active international goal-scorer with 74 strikes.
Sunil Chhetri became the second-highest goal scorer in international football after scoring two goals in the Intercontinental Cup final against Kenya.
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Sunil Chhetri has scored 75 international goals for India.
The Indian national team skipper has broken multiple records in his stellar career
After scoring a brace against Bangladesh, India's Sunil Chhetri climbed to second place in the list of active international goalscorers.
Recently, Cristiano Ronaldo broke Pele's all-time goal scoring record in history.
For women's footballers, see List of women's footballers with 100 or more international goals.
On January 6, 2019, Sunil Chhetri made history by becoming the second highest international goal-scorer among active players with 67 goals from 105 matches.
From becoming the longest-serving player to scoring the most goals for the Indian football team, Chhetri has set records galore.