India Face Toughest World Cup Qualifying Match Vs Qatar
Millennium Post Delhi|September 10, 2019
India Face Toughest World Cup Qualifying Match Vs Qatar
Sunil Chhetri says it will be the most difficult game of the campaign

DOHA: A heart-breaking loss in the campaign-opener has dented their chances of moving ahead and the Indian football team faces another uphill task when it takes on Asian champion Qatar in its most difficult match of the World Cup second round qualifiers here on Tuesday.

India let in two goals in the last eight minutes after taking an early lead to lose their opening match against Oman on September 5 in Guwahati.

Ranked 62nd in the world, Qatar will start Tuesday’s Group E match against 103-ranked India as overwhelming favourites.

They will look to claim their second consecutive win after crushing Afghanistan 6-0 in their opening match on September 5 here.

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September 10, 2019