14 U-17 players in squad for AFC U-19 Championship qualifiers picked by Luis Norton de Matos
Written by: AIFF-The All India Football Federation
The Young Colts looked averagely good in their recent practice encounter against Garhwal FC.
India were scheduled to play Qatar U-19 in a friendly match in Doha on October 25 as part of their preparation for the AFC Qualifiers but reached the city on the same day.
Besides hosts Saudi Arabia, India have been clubbed with Yemen and Turkmenistan in Group D and play their first match against Saudi Arabia on November 4.
India U-19 team recently played a friendly with Garhwal Heroes, winning the game 1-0. The team looked a little out of shape physically and thus, the friendly against Nepal will be one of the most important preparatory games for the team.
The 23-member squad stays as follows:
India’s match-days stay are as follows:
November 4: India vs Saudi Arabia.
November 6: India vs Yemen.
November 8: India vs Turkmenistan.
Published: Thu Oct 26, 2017 03:31 PM IST