John Jamatia

Triumph for Tripura: John Jamatia to Represent India in Subrata Mukherjee Cup

Tripura 19 Jan, 2024:  John Jamatia, who hails from Tripura, has been a passionate football player since his childhood, honing his skills at the Tripura Sports School. His exceptional performance in the S M Cup national tournaments held in New Delhi and Bangalore between September 19 and October 23 last year caught the eye of the selection committee, earning him a coveted spot in the Indian team for the prestigious international tournament.

John Jamatia
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The news has sparked celebrations and heartfelt congratulations from various quarters. Eminent personalities and senior football players from the state have lauded John’s achievement, recognizing the rare and exciting opportunity that awaits him. Wearing the Indian team jersey alongside some of the country’s best players, John Jamatia is poised to showcase his prowess on the international stage.

“This is a proud moment not just for John but for the entire state of Tripura. He has the chance to make a mark in the Subrata Mukherjee Cup, and we believe he will do our state and country proud,” remarked senior football players from Tripura.

As the anticipation builds, John Jamatia himself is hopeful and determined to make the most of this golden opportunity. Expressing his ambition to excel in the tournament, he is geared up to represent both his state and his country with passion and skill.

Football enthusiasts and experts in Tripura have joined the chorus of well-wishers, praising John Jamatia for his exceptional achievement. Many foresee a bright future for the young footballer, with the potential to inspire a new generation of players from Tripura to follow in his footsteps.


Amidst the congratulatory messages, football fans and experts have voiced their confidence in John’s abilities. They extend their best wishes for his performance in the Subrata Mukherjee Cup and believe that his success will serve as a beacon of inspiration for aspiring footballers in the region.

As the spotlight shines on John Jamatia, the entire state eagerly awaits the unfolding of this chapter in his promising football journey. The Subrata Mukherjee Cup International Football Tournament promises to be a platform where John can leave an indelible mark, representing Tripura with pride and showcasing the immense talent that thrives in the state.