Dempo striker Jeje Lalpekhlua will replace an injured Dawson Fernandes in the 21-member Indian football squad for the two International friendlies.
Jeje Lalpekhlua did the star turn for Dempo Sports Club as his first-half strike proved decisive in his team`s 1-0 win over defending champions Churchill Brothers in an I-League match at Duler Stadium in Mapusa on Wednesday.
Striker Jeje Lalpekhlua made a return as India named a 23-man squad for the AFC Challenge Cup football qualifiers which begins on March 2 in Yangon, Myanmar.
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Sunil Chhetri will expectedly lead the attack but his strike partner Jeje Lalpekhlua failed to figure in national football coach Wim Koevermans` 20-man squad for the Nehru Cup.
Jeje Lalpekhlua will lead India in the AFC Under-22 Championship (Qualifiers), to be played in Muscat from Saturday.
A depleted India suffered a 1-5 thrashing at the hands of Oman in an international football friendly match, on Thursday.
National football team striker Jeje Lalpekhlua has been advised eight-weeks rest and stays doubtful for India`s campaign in the forthcoming AFC Challenge Cup to be held in Nepal.
Pune FC came from behind to beat Mohun Bagan 2-1 in a crucial I-League match played at the Balewadi Sports Complex on Tuesday.
The strike duo of Sunil Chhetri and Jeje Lalpekhlua were on target as India recorded a clinical 3-0 win over Sri Lanka to advance to the semifinal of the SAFF Football Championship.
Rangers` manager Ally McCoist says the club will continue to monitor the performance of India`s star strikers Sunil Chhetri and Jeje Lalpekhlua who returned after a six-day trial at Murray Park.
Indian football team`s strike duo of Sunil Chhetri and Jeje Lalpekhlua are set to undergo trials at Scottish Premier League giants Glasgow Rangers FC later this month.
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