Indian senior Men’s Team head coach Igor Stimac, on Friday named the list of 24 probables ahead of the two-day camp to be held in Kolkata from September 18. A 23-member Indian team will travel to Vietnam on September 20 to play two Fifa friendly matches against Singapore and Vietnam to be held on September 24 and 27, respectively.
The three-team meet has been named as the Hung Thinh Friendly Football Tournament with hosts Vietnam playing Singapore in the opening match on September 21. While the champions of the round robin meet will receive a prize money of $30,000, the runner-up side will take home $20,000. The third place too carries a prize money of $10,000.
While speaking to AIFF, head coach Stimac said, “We are happy and grateful that we have received another opportunity to get together and check where we actually stand at the moment. All of us are looking forward to play the two friendly matches. This is going to be a truly exciting tour, especially three months after our qualification for the AFC Asian Cup 2023.”
The coach noted that while his team is yet to complete their pre-season, players from the Singaporean and Vietnamese teams are playing competitive games regularly in…