2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: The Indian team, led by skipper Sunil Chhetri, will play in the combined qualifiers of the 2022 FIFA World Cup and 2023 Asian Cup on Sunday. After recovering from the defeat, now India’s intention will be to come back with a win.
Doha, PTI. The Indian football team was defeated in a thorn in the hands of host Qatar. Now the team is ready for its next match by forgetting this defeat. The Indian team, led by skipper Sunil Chhetri, will play in the combined qualifiers of the 2022 FIFA World Cup and 2023 Asian Cup on Sunday. After recovering from the defeat, now India’s intention will be to come back with a win.
Sunday will be a day full of excitement for the fans of the Indian football team as the team will take on Bangladesh. The Indian team had to face a 0-1 defeat even after showing excellent combativeness against Qatar in the last match, but the team is trying to get its campaign on the winning track against Bangladesh.
Indian team player Brendon Fernandes, who has been waiting for victory for a long time, said that the upcoming match is very important for Blue Tigers. We are moving forward as a team and we need to support each other. Because we need to maintain the momentum we got in the first match. The first match is now a thing of the past.
The Indian team is already out of the race to qualify for the World Cup but the team is in the race for a place in the Asian Championships to be played in China after two years. Bangladesh had held Afghanistan to a 1-1 draw in their last match.
Indian fans were disappointed with the team’s defeat on Friday night. Many fans had expressed their desire to at least equalize the team’s matches on social media. Some fans even took captain Sunil Chhetri on their target. Fans will be hoping for a win against Bangladesh.