As part of the AFC U-23 championship qualifier, Indian team is placed with Syria, Uzbekistan and host Bangladesh in the qualifier round of Group E played at Dhaka Bangladesh from 27-31 March. India, with Bangladesh, have been knocked out with one match still left in the qualifier.
Tomorrow on 31st March the last two games are to be played. Winning the first two matches Syria and Uzbekistan have already knocked out India and Bangladesh. Both lost their matches and will play the consolation match tomorrow against each other. Syria and Uzbekistan will play to decide the topper and qualifier from the group.
Match Schedule and Results
- 27 March Uzbekistan def India 2-0
Syria def Bangladesh 4-0
29 March Syria def India 4-0
Uzbekistan def Bangladesh 4-0
31 March 3p.m. Syria vs Uzbekistan
6 p.m. India vs Bangladesh
Head Coach: Savio Medeira
Manager: G S Srinivasa Murthy
Captain: Amrinder Singh
- Goalkeeper: Amrinder Singh, Rehenesh TP, Albino Gomes
Defenders: Abhishek Das, Pritam Kotal, Sandesh Jhingan, Bikramjeet Singh, Deepak Sumnath, Shankar Sampingiraj, Satish Singh
Midfielders: Siam Hanghal, Manish Bhargav, Abhinas Ruidas, Germanpreet Singh, Vinit Rai, Prabir Das, Denechandra Meitei, Nikhil Kadam
Forwards: Thongkhosiem Haokip, Holicharan Narzary, Jayesh Rane, Rajinder Kumar, Sumit Passi