Former India captain Carlton Chapman handed away on Monday. He was 49.
As per aim.com, he died reportedly after struggling a coronary heart failure in Bengaluru.
Chapman, a product of the Tata Soccer Academy (TFA), was one of many main midfielders within the nation throughout his taking part in days. He joined TFA in 1990 and three years later, he joined East Bengal and scored a hat trick for them in opposition to Al Zawra of Iraq in Asian Cup Winners Cup.
Throughout his spell at JCT Mills which began in 1995, the group gained 14 tournaments. After one season with FC Kochin in 1997-98, Chapman returned to East Bengal in 1998. The group gained the Nationwide Soccer League underneath his captaincy in 2001, earlier than he introduced his retirement from skilled soccer.
For India, He performed as a midfielder between between 1995 and 2001 and in addition captained the aspect.
Following his retirement, Chapman coached the TFA group, then in I-League 2nd Division, from 2002 to 2008. He was signed in December 2002 on a one-year contract as an assistant to go coach Ranjan Choudhary and assistant coach Vijay Kumar.
In December 2017, Chapman was appointed the Technical Director of the Kozhikode-based Quartz Worldwide Soccer Academy.