Name : Asunta Lakra
Caps : 80 +
Goals : Tb
Asunta is one of the six six Indian girls who will be playing their second Olympic Qualifier. A solid midfielder and tireless players, has been made captain in 2000. A backbone of our team over 8 years, the leadership credit comes to her fittingly. She played Jr. World Cup in 2005; Sr. World Cup and Commonwealth Games twice, and also Asia Cup twice.
Asunta hails from Jharkhand, sister of two internationals Bimal Lakra and Birendra Lakra (Sr.). As a student of Government Girls High School, Bariatu, she made her Jr. intnl debut in Hong Kong in 2000 U-18 Cup. Asunta is match winner, on her day she can change the destiny of the match. Very agile, reflexive, she sets up goals for the forwards. She is an aggressive pivot.
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Note: Caps and goals close figures, to be firmed up