28/10/2022 06:13 PM | Click to read full article
“It used to be just sand here when we played. Nestled in a leafy part of the burgeoning hill station, TNA is the most prominent school in Gangtok. Simon Subba in front of a popular eatery near Paljor Stadium which was frequented by Bhaichung Bhutia and his friends.
“Bhaichung had extra talent. He has a natural gift,” said Karma Bhutia, a retired football administrator who was instrumental in helping Bhutia, Lepcha and others get a foothold in professional football.