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The Lighter Side To Trailblazing Footballer Chima Okorie

Former professional footballer and trailblazer Chima Okorie talked to Outlook Traveller about his life in India in 2014

Footballers Krishanu Dey and Chima Okorie Photo: Flickr: EBFC Official

Football is special in Kolkata. The atmosphere is electric and at fever pitch when teams take to the stadium during the Calcutta Football League season. Spectators are treated to the sight of not just upcoming or established Indian players but also those from overseas, particularly African, West Asian and European players.