After getting delayed twice attributable to COVID-19 outbreak, the 2021 version of the SAFF Championship obtained underway on October 1, in Maldives. The 5 collaborating nations are – India, Nepal, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and hosts Maldives. This yr’s version won’t see Bhutan and Pakistan’s involvement within the premier soccer championship. Bhutan abstained from participation with reluctance to permit gamers to journey internationally, whereas Pakistan stays suspended by FIFA attributable to violations of FIFA Statues. As a consequence, the qualification methodology has been modified to a round-robin format, which is able to see the highest two groups progressing to the finals.
The Indian soccer workforce will India will kick-off their SAFF Championship 2021 marketing campaign in opposition to Bangladesh on Monday, October Four on the Male National Stadium in Maldives at 04:30 PM IST. Notably all matches of the event will probably be performed on the similar venue.
The Blue Tigers have been essentially the most profitable nation within the Championship, as they gained the event on seven events. The workforce gained thrice within the final 5 editions, they are going to be aiming to get off to a thunderous begin within the event and solidify their standing as favourites.
Meanwhile, Bangladesh began their marketing campaign with a 1-Zero win over Sri Lanka. The Bengal Tigers have a number of momentum on their facet and they are going to be vying for the three factors right here. They will probably be additionally gunning for revenge as they got here up brief in opposition to the Blue Tigers within the FIFA World Cup qualifier in June this yr. A win in at present’s contest will routinely increase their odds to advance to the ultimate.
India vs Bangladesh: Probable XIs
India: Gurpreet Singh Sandhu (GK); Chinglensana Singh, Pritam Kotal, Seriton Fernandes, Mandar Rao Dessai, Glan Martins, Anirudh Thapa, Manvir Singh, Brandon Fernandes, Rahim Ali, Sunil Chhetri
Bangladesh: Anisur Rahman (GK); Biswanath Ghosh, Topu Barman, Tariq Kazi, Yasin Arafat, Jewel Rana, Jamal Bhuyan, Mohammed Ibrahim, Sohel Rana, Biplu Ahmed, Sumon Reza
What time will the India vs Bangladesh SAFF Championship 2021 match kick-off?
The match will kick off at 04:30 PM IST on Monday, October 4, on the Male’s National Stadium, in Maldives.
What TV channel will present India vs Bangladesh International Friendly match?
The match will probably be telecasted on Eurosport and Eurosport HD channels in India.
How can I reside stream India vs Bangladesh SAFF Championship 2021 fixture?
Fans can take pleasure in reside streaming of the match on Discovery + App.
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