Mr. Bhaichung Bhutia
Arjuna Award,Padma Shree
Bhaichung Bhutia is a youth icon and admired in the whole length and breadth of India. A born sportsman he has vast experience of national and international sports. Hailing from Sikkim, at the age of 9, he won a SAI scholarship and joined the Tashi Namgyal school in Gangtok. By the age of 16 he made his professional debut for East Bengal Football Club. By 1995 he had made his international debut in the Nehru Cup against Thailand.
Nicknamed the ‘Sikkimese Sniper’ for his deft ball control and scoring abilities, he was considered as God’s gift to Indian football. During his playing days Indian football saw glorious heights winning the 2005 SAFF Cup and reaching the finals of the Afro Asian Games in 2003. He is the longest serving captain of the Indian Football Team and scored a record 42 goals in 107 international appearances. He also had stints with the English and Malaysian league, playing for teams like Bury, Perak and Selangor.
Bhaichung retired from professional football in 2011 and set up the Bhaichung Bhutia Football School (BBFS) as a youth development initiative. Presently, it has a chain of 23 training centers in 10 cities and provides world-class football coaching to talented youngsters.
He has been awarded the Padma Shree and Arjuna Award by the Government of India.
The Sit & Draw Competition for children under 12yrs of age was held at the Endeavour Global Sports Complex on 25th January.
Endeavour Global School Annual Sports Day 2019-20 was held at the Endeavour Global Sports Complex on 22nd Jan 2020. The children participated with great enthusiasm and competitive spirit and made…
It was a privilege to watch our Board Member Sri Bhaichung Bhutia (Padma Shree, Arjuna Award) interact with the children in Endeavour Global Sports Complex on Saturday 11th Jan 2020.
Board Member Hon'ble Mr. Manish Gupta, Member of Parliament Rajya Sabha visited Endeavour Global School (EGS) on 5th November 2019. He was escorted around the School Campus and the Sports…
Board Member Dr. Anant Joshi, a renowned Orthopaedic Surgeon from Mumbai, visited Endeavour Global School (EGS) on the 25th of October 2019. He was accompanied by his wife, Dr. Meera…