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Sandesh Jhingan says Indian players 'defended with our lives' against Qatar

Gurpreet Singh Sandhu was the star of the visiting side as he single-handedly stopped the Asian champions from scoring any goal in the draw against Qatar in their FIFA World Cup qualifier.

Anything is possible in football, says Gurpreet after goalless draw against Qatar

Despite playing without their talismanic captain Sunil Chhetri, who was laid low by fever, the young Indians denied Qatar, who won the Asian Cup title in January, any goal despite the home side managing more than a dozen shots on target on Tuesday night.


FIFA World Cup Qualifier: India steal a point away from Asian champions Qatar

India vs Qatar: Gurpreet Singh Sandhu, in absence of Sunil Chhetri, put in a captain's performance saving India from blushes, keeping the Hassan Al-Haydos-led Qatar attack at bay.

In Asian champions Qatar, India have its toughest World Cup qualifying hurdle

After losing 2-1 to Oman, India will be up against the reigning AFC Asian Cup champions Qatar on their turf in their Group E clash of the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifier.

World Cup Qualifiers: India's elusive quest begins with old foe Oman

Facing the old nemesis Oman first in the Asian qualifiers, Igor Stimac's India will have a taste of the toughest hurdle to date on their path to 2022 FIFA World Cup.

Amarjit Singh Kiyam ruled out of World Cup qualifiers against Oman, Qatar

India begin their campaign against Oman on September 5 in Guwahati followed by an away game against Asian champions Qatar.


Oman favourites but we are hoping to beat them: Igor Stimac

Igor Stimac wants the Indian team to play a brand of football which builds up from the back and go on attacking through a smooth transition, and he said the players are excited about the new playing style.

Uzbekistan hold India to draw in second friendly

India took the lead through forward Sandhiya Ranganathan, but the home side fought back as Lyudmila Karachik equalised through a penalty.

Winger Udanta Singh says all World Cup qualifying round matches will be 'real test' for India

Udanta said the team has learnt from its strengths and weaknesses during the Kings' Cup in Thailand in June and Intercontinental Cup in Ahmedabad in July.

Indian women's team set for challenging test against Uzbekistan

The two teams squared off earlier this year in February in the Turkish Women's Cup, where Uzbekistan scraped past by a solitary goal.

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