Inivalappil Mani Vijayan

Inivalappil Mani Vijayan

Inivalappil Mani Vijayan

  • born:
    25-April-1969
  • Place:
    Thrissur, Kerala, India
  • position:
    Striker
  • Major Teams:
    India

Achievements

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Career

He is recognized as one of the best football players of India. In the late nineties and early twentieth, this striker along with BaichungBhutia made a successful partnership for the Indian football team. Scoring a goal in 12 seconds against Bhutan in the 1999 SAF Games, he became the third player to score a faster international goal after DavideGualtieri and Hakan?ükür who scored goals in 8 and 11 seconds respectively. The interesting thing is that he also acted in Jayraj-directed award winning film “Santham”.