All the fans who were ledt saddened by the unceremonious retirement of Baichung Bhutia, have been given a big reason to cheer up. The AIFF has invited the legend Baichung Bhutia to flaunt the captain’s armband in the India vs Bayern Munich match to be played on 10th of January 2012.
Bayern Munich is touring South Africa and India under the sponsorship of Audi and they will be playing full strength against the national teams of both the 2 countries. So the likes of Bastian Schweinsteiger, Frank Ribery, Philipp Lahm, Jerome Boateng, Arjen Robben and others are to display their skills in front of the Indian crowd.
Baichung Bhutia had earlier announced retirement due to nagging injury which he failed to recover from completely. He had served Indian team for more than a decade and has played over 100 matches for the team.