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Constantine announce 35 India probables for AFC Asian Cup qualifier against Kyrgyzstan

Indian national football team (Photo courtesy: AIFF Media)

The Indian National Team will be camping in Mumbai at the Andheri Sports Complex from May 20, 2017, to prepare for India’s forthcoming AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019 qualifying match against Kyrgyzstan which is slated to be played in Bengaluru on June 13, 2017.

The list of 35 probables, which National Coach Stephen Constantine announced on Saturday also includes eight U-22 players, all of whom would go through a rigorous training process to claim their spot in the final 23.

“We will be having the camp in two stages and have invited 21 players for stage 1. The stage 2 will kick-off when the remainder of the squad, ie, players from Mohun Bagan and JSW Bengaluru FC join in after finishing their respective club commitments for the AFC Cup,” Constantine said.

“For me, the start of any camp is another opportunity to see the players. I am very excited and looking forward to working with them again,” he added.

“We will be camping in Mumbai and I need to thank AIFF President Mr. Praful Patel and WIFA for their help and cooperation, and also Mr. Aditya Thackeray for being helpful to us during my time in Mumbai.”

INDIA PROBABLES

Goalkeepers
Gurpreet Singh Sandhu, Subrata Paul, Debjit Majumdar, Amrinder Singh, Albino Gomes, Vishal Kaith (U-22)

Defenders
Pritam Kotal, Nishu Kumar (U-22), Arnab Mondal, Sandesh Jihngan, Anas Edathodika, Chinglensana Singh (U-22), Lalruatthara (U-22), Fuganco Cardozo, Subhasish Bose (U-22), Narayan Das, Jerry Lalrinzuala (U-22)

Midfielders
Jackichand Singh, Udanta Singh, Laldanmawia Ralte (U-22), Seityasen Singh, Eugeneson Lyngdoh, Rowllin Borges, Cavin Lobo, Md. Rafique, Dhanapal Ganesh, Milan Singh, Issac Vanmalsawma (U-22), Halicharan Narzary, Bikash Jairu

Forwards
Sunil Chhetri, Jeje Lalpekhlua, Daniel Lahlimpuia, Robin Singh, CK Vineeth

(AIFF Media)