Indian nationwide soccer staff: When will the Blue Tigers be in motion subsequent?
It has been some time because the Indian nationwide staff performed a sport….
It has been nearly a yr because the final time the Indian nationwide soccer staff performed a world match, due to the Covid-19 pandemic which introduced the sport to a standstill the world over in 2020.
The worldwide window needed to be postponed a number of occasions in 2020, a lot in order that all the calendar yr is ready to move with out worldwide motion in Asia.
Nonetheless, there may be excellent news within the offing after the Asian Soccer Confederation’s (AFC) Competitions Committee permitted new dates for the joint qualifiers of 2022 World Cup and 2023 Asian Cup 2023 on Wednesday.
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When will India play subsequent?
The committee determined to conduct the seventh and eighth matchdays of the qualifiers in March 2021. The ninth and tenth matchdays will probably be held in June 2021. It was agreed that every one the second spherical Asian Qualifiers needs to be accomplished by June 15, 2021.
It means India is anticipated to play subsequent in March 2021.
Who will India play subsequent?
India’s subsequent opponents will probably be Asian champions Qatar whom they may host on matchday seven.
India will then play Bangladesh away on matchday 9 after which host Afghanistan on matchday ten, each the video games set to be held in June 2021.
When did India final play a match?
India’s final worldwide sport was on nineteenth November 2019 the place they fell to a 1-0 defeat to Oman away from dwelling.
Can India nonetheless qualify for the 2022 World Cup?
India are presently positioned fourth in Group E with three factors from 5 matches. Qatar prime the desk with 13 factors whereas Oman are sizzling on their heels with 12.
Eight group winners and 4 greatest runners-up will progress to the continent’s 12-team closing qualifying stage for the 2022 World Cup.
India are just about out of rivalry for the highest two spots however a third-place end is nicely throughout the attain of the Blue Tigers. A 3rd-placed end will get them a direct berth within the third spherical for the 2023 Asian Cup Qualifiers.
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