Bhaichung Bhutia

Date of birth15 December 1976
Place of birthGangtok, Sikkim
NationalityIndian
Weight64 kg
Height1.73 m
PositionForward

Bhutia, the captain of the India national team, joined Bury from East Bengal.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
East Bengal Club 29 Sep 1999
Bury 29 Sep 1999 30 Jun 2002

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2000-01 Bury FA Cup 1
2000-01 Bury LDV Vans Trophy 2
2000-01 Bury League Cup 2
2000-01 Bury League Division 2 11
9
1
1
2001-02 Bury League Division 2 3
2


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
19 Aug 2000 Bury v Wrexham L 1-4 League Division 2
22 Aug 2000 Crewe Alexandra v Bury D 2-2 League Cup 1st round 1st leg
26 Aug 2000 Rotherham United v Bury W 1-2 League Division 2
28 Aug 2000 Bury v Northampton Town W 1-0 League Division 2
02 Sep 2000 Peterborough United v Bury D 1-1 League Division 2
05 Sep 2000 Bury v Crewe Alexandra L 1-2
Agg: 3-4
League Cup 1st round 2nd leg
16 Sep 2000 Oxford United v Bury L 1-0 League Division 2
23 Sep 2000 Bury v Port Vale W 2-0 League Division 2
30 Sep 2000 Swansea City v Bury W 0-2 League Division 2
06 Oct 2000 Bury v Bristol Rovers W 1-0 League Division 2
14 Oct 2000 Millwall v Bury L 4-0 League Division 2
17 Oct 2000 Notts County v Bury L 1-0 League Division 2
21 Oct 2000 Bury v AFC Bournemouth L 2-5 League Division 2
24 Oct 2000 Bury v Reading L 0-2 League Division 2
28 Oct 2000 Wigan Athletic v Bury L 1-0 League Division 2
04 Nov 2000 Bury v Luton Town D 1-1 League Division 2
11 Nov 2000 Wycombe Wanderers v Bury L 2-1 League Division 2
18 Nov 2000 Bury v Northwich Victoria D 1-1 FA Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
10 Jan 2001 Bury v Kidderminster Harriers W 2-0 LDV Vans Trophy 2nd round - northern section
13 Jan 2001 Northampton Town v Bury L 2-1 League Division 2
23 Jan 2001 Bury v Brentford L 0-1 League Division 2
27 Jan 2001 Swindon Town v Bury L 3-0 League Division 2
30 Jan 2001 Bury v Chesterfield L 0-3 LDV Vans Trophy Quarter-final - northern section
03 Feb 2001 Bury v Peterborough United W 2-1 League Division 2
10 Feb 2001 Walsall v Bury W 1-2 League Division 2
11 Aug 2001 Tranmere Rovers v Bury W 1-2 League Division 2
18 Aug 2001 Bury v Queens Park Rangers L 1-2 League Division 2
27 Aug 2001 Bury v Swindon Town L 0-3 League Division 2


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1994-95 India South Asian Football Federation (SAFF) Championship 3
2
1995-96 India AFC Asian Cup 1
1
1996-97 India FIFA World Cup 2
1
1996-97 India Nehru Gold Cup 2
2
1996-97 India South Asian Football Federation (SAFF) Championship 3
3
1997-98 India Asian Games 1
1998-99 India South Asian Football Federation (SAFF) Championship 3
3
2000-01 India FIFA World Cup 5
1
1
1
2001-02 India Asian Games 2
4
2002-03 India International Friendly 2
2003-04 India FIFA World Cup 3
2004-05 India LG Cup 1
2005-06 India AFC Asian Cup 1
2006-07 India AFC Asian Cup 4
2
2007-08 India FIFA World Cup 2


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
29 Mar 1995 Sri Lanka v India D 2-2 Bristoi Saaro Gold Cup Group B
31 Mar 1995 Bangladesh v India W 0-0 (4-2) Bristoi Saaro Gold Cup Semi-final
02 Apr 1995 Sri Lanka v India L 1-0 Bristoi Saaro Gold Cup Final
06 Mar 1996 Malaysia v India L 5-2 AFC Asian Cup Group 4
21 Sep 1996 India v Philippines W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Asia 1st round group 10
24 Sep 1996 Sri Lanka v India D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Asia 1st round group 10
27 Sep 1996 Qatar v India L 6-0 FIFA World Cup Asia 1st round group 10
08 Apr 1997 India v Ghana D 2-2 NEHRU GOLD CUP
11 Apr 1997 India v China PR L 1-2 NEHRU GOLD CUP 3rd place
07 Sep 1997 India v Bangladesh W 3-0 South Asian Football Federation Cup Group B
09 Sep 1997 Maldives v India D 2-2 South Asian Football Federation Cup Group B
13 Sep 1997 India v Maldives W 5-1 South Asian Football Federation Cup Final
03 Dec 1998 Japan v India L 1-0 Asian Games Group C
26 Apr 1999 India v Pakistan W 2-0 SOUTH ASIAN GOLD CUP Group A
29 Apr 1999 India v Maldives W 2-1 SOUTH ASIAN GOLD CUP Semi-final
01 May 1999 India v Bangladesh W 2-0 SOUTH ASIAN GOLD CUP Final
08 Apr 2001 India v United Arab Emirates W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Asia group 8
15 Apr 2001 India v Yemen D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Asia group 8
26 Apr 2001 United Arab Emirates v India L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Asia group 8
12 May 2001 Brunei Darussalam v India W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Asia group 8
20 May 2001 India v Brunei Darussalam W 5-0 FIFA World Cup Asia group 8
29 Aug 2002 Jamaica v India L 3-0 International Friendly
01 Sep 2002 Jamaica v India D 0-0 International Friendly
27 Sep 2002 India v Bangladesh W 3-0 Asian Games Group C
30 Sep 2002 Turkmenistan v India W 1-3 Asian Games Group C
18 Feb 2004 India v Singapore W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Asia qualifying group 3
31 Mar 2004 India v Oman L 1-5 FIFA World Cup Asia qualifying group 3
09 Jun 2004 Japan v India L 7-0 FIFA World Cup Asia qualifying group 3
24 Aug 2004 Vietnam v India L 2-1 LG CUP
01 Mar 2006 India v Yemen L 0-3 AFC Asian Cup Group A
16 Aug 2006 India v Saudi Arabia L 0-3 AFC Asian Cup Group A
06 Sep 2006 Saudi Arabia v India L 7-1 AFC Asian Cup Group A
11 Oct 2006 India v Japan L 0-3 AFC Asian Cup Group A
15 Nov 2006 Yemen v India L 2-1 AFC Asian Cup Group A
08 Oct 2007 Lebanon v India L 4-1 FIFA World Cup Asia 1st round 1st leg
30 Oct 2007 India v Lebanon D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Asia 1st round 2nd leg


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.