The Indian football team suffered a 1-0 defeat at the hands of Qatar in the 2023 Asian Cup and 2022 FIFA World Cup joint qualifying tournaments. For Qatar, Abdel Aziz scored the only goal of the match in the 33rd minute. The Indian team played with 10 players for a long time in this match.
When it comes to FIFA rankings, Qatar is at 58th position, while India is at 105th position. India is vying for qualification for the 2023 Asian Cup, although it has been left out of the race for next year’s FIFA World Cup in Qatar.
India’s other qualification matches are against Bangladesh on 7 June and Afghanistan on 15 June.