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NEW DELHI: The Indian U-16 National Team will play two matches as part of the India-Egypt Friendship Cup 2017 in Cairo, Egypt. The first of which kicks-off on April 22, 2017 against Egypt’s Al-Ahly Club in Nasr City, Cairo, before the Colts lock horns against Smouha Club on April 23, 2017 in Alexandria.


The 23 member Indian Squad will be leaving Indian shores tomorrow (April 20, 2017) and will have their first training session in Cairo on April 21, before facing Al-Ahly.


The list of the 23 member squad follows below:


GOALKEEPERS: L. Jongte, Niraj Kumar


DEFENDERS: Prabhjot Singh, Rishi, Sandip Mandi, Suraj Sonowal, Shabas Ahamed, Harpreet Singh


MIDFIELDERS: L. Sailo, Bekey Oram, Eric Chhangte, Jobern Cardozo, Ricky John, Vikram Singh, Gurkirat Singh, Givson Singh


FORWARDS: Adarsh Das, Aenam Jyrwa, Angelo Singh, Ridge De’mello, Rohit Danu, Shanon Veigas, Subungsa Basumatary


HEAD COACH: Bibiano Fernandes


India U-16’s schedule for India-Egypt Friendship Cup 2017:


APRIL 22: vs Al-Ahly


APRIL 23: vs Smouha Club



Posted on : Wednesday April 19, 2017