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U-19 football squad for AFC qualifiers announced

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

The All Football Federation today announced a 23-member squad for the AFC U-19 Championship Qualifiers to be held in Doha from October 4.

have been clubbed with hosts Qatar, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan and in Group A.

The boys, formed out of Goa's Elite Academy, will be playing the hosts in their opener on October 4 followed by (October 6), Uzbekistan (October 10), and Turkmenistan (October 12).

The squad, which drew 1-1 with Pro League outfit in the latest Friendly match, will be reaching Doha tomorrow.


Goalkeepers: Chinmaya Shekhar Behera, Supratim Bhattacharjee, Vishal Kaith.

Defenders: Gurba Gagrai, Nim Dorjee Tamang, Pawan Kumar, Sarthak Golui, Sajid Mohd. Dhot, Soraisam Pritam Kumar Singh, Rupert Lamlang Nongrum.

Midfielders: Souvik Das, Joseph Lalfakzuala, Germanpreet Singh, Alen Deory, Lalramzauva Khiangte, Isaac Vanmalsawma Chhakchhuak, Lalrempuia Fanai.

Forwards: Kumam Udanta Singh, SK Faiaz, Daniel Lalhlimpuia, Naro Hari Shreshtha, Shaiborlang Kharpan, Uttam Rai.

Head Coach: Colm Joseph Toal.

First Published: Sat, September 28 2013. 20:00 IST