Flipkart Daily Trivia Quiz: Who led the Indian football team to victory in the 1962 Asian Cup?
Flipkart Daily Trivia Quiz (February 7, 2021): Who led the Indian football team to victory in the 1962 Asian Cup?
A Bhaichung Bhutia
B Sunil Chhetri
C Chuni Goswami
D Mohammad Yusuf Khan
Answer: Chuni Goswami
Subimal Goswami, born on January 15, 1938 was an Indian footballer and cricketer. He was striker and captain of both the Mohun Bagan club and the Indian national team. Also known as Chuni Goswami, he had nine goals in his 30-international matches career. He was an Olympian and represented India national team at the 1960 Summer Olympics. He also led the team to achieve the gold medal at the 1962 Asian Games and earn the runners-up position at the 1964 AFC Asian Cup.
He also played Ranji Trophy for Bengal. He captained his team to the final of the tournament in 1971–72.