Former TN footballer and coach Shanmugam passes away at 77

Former TN footballer and coach Shanmugam passes away at 77

  • Former Tamil Nadu football player and coach R Shanmugam passed away at the age of 77 years due to age-related issues. 
  • Shanmugam, who was born in Burma (now Myanmar) in 1943, had represented the Burmese junior and senior national teams in 1966-’67.
  • He coached ICF, Tamil Nadu and Indian Railways in the Santosh trophy and also served as selector for Tamil Nadu and Railways.

Source: Business Standard

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