The India U-16 national team played a 1-1 draw against hosts Uzbekistan on Sunday to finish on top of Group B and qualify for the AFC U-16 Championship Bahrain 2020 to be held next year.Sep 22, 2019, 21:11 PM IST
The U-16 side made short work of Turkmenistan (5-0) on the opening day of the qualifiers, and courtesy the result they are on an unbeaten run of 12 matches, a fact that head coach Bibiano Fernandes is extremely cautious about.
The coach said he was extremely proud of his side's performance throughout the tournament.Oct 02, 2018, 17:36 PM IST
The win will ensure a maiden semifinal appearance and a ticket to the 2018 FIFA U17 World Cup in Peru.Sep 30, 2018, 17:06 PM IST
India qualified as one of the six best second-placed teams from the group matches of qualifying round. All the matches of each of the 10 groups were played in a single venue.Sep 29, 2017, 20:25 PM IST
India may not wear the favourites tag in their group ahead of the AFC U-19 Championship Qualifiers, which kicks-off from Friday, but they can surely take inspiration from the fact that the present bunch came close to qualifying in the Quarterfinals of the AFC U-16 Championships last year.Oct 03, 2013, 18:47 PM IST
India fought valiantly before going down 1-2 to Kuwait in the AFC U-16 Championship qualifiers here and thus missed the bus for the final round by a whiskerSep 30, 2013, 15:33 PM IST