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FIFA World Cup 2022 qualifiers India fixtures: India national football team faces Qatar, Oman

FIFA World Cup 2022 qualifiers India fixtures: India national football team faces Qatar, Oman

Let us find out the latest fixtures and schedule of India national football team in the FIFA World Cup 2022 qualifiers group E, including clash versus Qatar, Oman, Bangladesh, Afghanistan.

The striker Sunil Chhetri who once scored twice against Thailand's net, Sunil Chhetri is completely confident in the 2022 World Cup qualifier and believes that India has a strong squad.

Striker Sunil Chhetri is one of the rare veterans summoned by India to prepare for the upcoming 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifier. In the 2019 Asian Cup, which took place early in the year, Chhetri was the one who scored twice in India's 4-1 victory against Thailand.

Recently, the "hung god" of the Thai team voiced their opinions about the upcoming World Cup qualifying campaign. Despite assuming that India will face a lot of difficulties, Chhetri believes that the team that owns the team has enough potential to challenge opponents.

The Indian captain said: "We will have the first two matches relatively difficult but I hope the team will turn them into advantages. Being a Qatar guest will not be easy, but with Oman we will must do well".

FIFA World Cup 2022 qualifiers India fixtures: India national football team faces Qatar, Oman

"The Indian team is getting better every day despite the transition. We own a young squad but they are talented players and can make even better achievements. Great training of coach Stimac we are able to challenge every opponent".

Talking about the gameplay that Coach Igor Stimac is building, Chhetri thinks it's perfectly reasonable and helps players to play more comfortably.

Chhetri added: "I think the players are interested in the free play that the coach is using. This way we become more confident. We do not have a stable squad but when choosing 11 or 14 people. then the team will improve many aspects. We will look forward to future successes".

In the second qualifying round, India is in Group E with Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Oman and Qatar. Chhetri and his teammates started the World Cup 2022 qualifying match against Oman on Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium on September 5. After 5 days, India will come to Qatar guests. 

FIFA World Cup 2022 qualifiers India fixtures: India national football team faces Qatar, Oman

FIFA World Cup 2022 qualifiers India fixtures:

September 5th – India vs Oman

September 10th – Qatar vs India

October 15th – India vs Bangladesh

November 14th – Afghanistan vs India

November 19th – Oman vs India

March 26th – India vs Qatar

June 4th – Bangladesh vs India

June 9th – India vs Afghanistan