New Delhi: India captain Sunil Chhetri is extraordinarily happy with the best way the Blue Tigers fought valiantly towards Qatar and held the Asian champions to a goal-less draw within the second match of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 and AFC Asian Cup China 2023 joint qualifiers Spherical 2 in Doha.
Chhetri, who couldn’t participate within the essential Tuesday match due to fever, took to Twitter to specific his pleasure after India earned their first factors within the ongoing qualifiers.
“Dear India, that is my team and those are my boys! Cannot describe how proud I am at this moment. Not a big result for the table, but in terms of a fight, as big as it can get. Huge credit to the coaching staff and the dressing room,” Chhetri tweeted.
Indian goalkeeper Gurpreet Singh Sandhu, who was unbeatable beneath the bar as he led the group to a well-known draw towards Qatar, was additionally happy with the best way his group carried out towards the Asian Champions.
“I feel extremely proud of the team for our performance against Qatar,” Sandhu was quoted as saying by www.the-aiff.com.
“The team-effort helped us obtain the end result. It’ll assist us immensely within the qualifiers. Whereas Qatar are nonetheless main the pack with 4 factors from two matches, India are presently on the fourth spot with one level from two matches.
India will host Bangladesh of their subsequent match of the qualifiers on October 15.