The goalkeeper is to be conferred the prestigious Arjuna Award..

India international goalkeeper Subrata Paul met Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi .. The keeper is set to be conferred the prestigious Arjuna Award today.

The glovesman was understandably delighted with the meeting and said, “it was a great feeling to meet the Prime Minister and the award will motivate me to do better.”

“I had a good conversation with him. Thanks to everyone through the years who made this possible.” added Subrata

Following the meeting PM Modi tweeted