Bayern Munich beat India 4-0 in Bhutia’s swansong

The entire stadium roared for Baichung Bhutia as he walked off the field wearing Indian colours for the last time in the 84th minute of the match.

Bayern match inspirational value for Indian players: Bhutia

After playing his last match in national colours, former football captain Bhaichung Bhutia on Tuesday hoped that the young Indian players would be inspired by the international stars who played in his farewell exhibition match on Tuesday.

Bastian Schweinsteiger is more interested in Indian women than Indian food!

German football star Bastian Schweinsteiger, who is known for his quick wits, was at his usual best while facing the Indian media. The Bayern midfielder bowled over hordes of ‘angry’ scribes, who were made to wait for almost an hour before the players finally turned up, by saying that he likes Indian women more than Indian food in response to a query.

Savio hails "incomparable" Baichung

Indian football coach Savio Medeira hailed former captain Baichung Bhutia for the services he has rendered to the country.

Bayern names first team players for Bhaichung farewell match

Top German football club Bayern Munich on Wednesday announced a 24-member squad for the Bhaichung Bhutia farewell exhibition match against India.

India name 23 players for Bayern Munich match

The team, to be led by Bhaichung, will miss the services of striker Sunil Chhetri as he is recovering from an ankle injury.

Indian footballers excited to play against Bayern

Excited at the prospect of rubbing shoulders with some of the biggest international football stars, national team players are looking forward to the farewell match of former Indian captain Bhaichung Bhutia against a star-studded FC Bayern Munich here on January 10.