Qatar proved their superiority and better rating with a simple 0-3 win in opposition to India of their second FIFA World Cup 2026 Spherical 2 Qualifier recreation on Tuesday, November 21. A defeat additionally produced India’s first worldwide defeat at residence in 2023 and first loss within the essential qualifiers.
Ranked 61st within the males’s crew standings, Qatar dominated in each division from the very first-minute strike from Akram Afif. Moustafa Mashal, the star ahead Almoez Ali and substitute winger Yousuf Abdurisag had been on the goal for the visiting crew at Bhubaneshwar’s Kalinga Stadium.
Qatar entered the sport after their 8-1 thrashing in opposition to Afghanistan within the opening recreation of the Spherical 2 Group A. India additionally registered a 1-0 victory in opposition to Kuwait of their first match however had been no match in opposition to Qatar regardless of having a house benefit.
India Beginning XI: Amrinder Singh, Rahul Bheke, Subhashish Bose, Sandesh Jhingan, Anirudh Thapa, Suresh Singh, Apuia Ralte, Sunil Chhetri, Udanta Singh, Chhangte, Nikhil Poojary
Qatar Beginning XI: Meshaal Barsham, Pedro Miguel, Ahmed Fathi, Hassan Al Haydos, Akram Afif, Lucas Mendes, Homam Al Amin, Boualem Khoukhi, Almoez Ali, Tamim Mansour, Mustafa Meshaal
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