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North Korea beat Tajikistan to lift Intercontinental Cup!

North Korea were crowned the Intercontinental Cup 2019 winners as they completed a 1-0 victory over Tajikistan in the final on Friday, July 19 at the EKA Arena, Ahmedabad. It was a second-half strike from substitute Pak Hyon Il that made the difference on the night and sealed the win …

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Coaches laud Intercontinental Cup as perfect preparation for FIFA World Cup qualifiers!

A day prior to the final of the 2nd Intercontinental Cup in Ahmedabad, the two coaches from Tajikistan, and North Korea praised the timing and significance of the tournament in their quest to prepare for the forthcoming 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers. “The Intercontinental Cup has been a very significant …

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India held by Syria to 1-1 draw in Intercontinental Cup!

The Indian National Team drew 1-1 against Syria in their last match of the 2019 Intercontinental Cup at the EKA Arena in Ahmedabad today, July 16 to finish their Intercontinental Cup campaign. 18-year-old Narender Ghelot’s 51st-minute header was cancelled out by Firas Al-Khatib’s 78th-minute penalty kick as both teams shared …

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India’s Anas Edathodika: Blue Tigers want to win against Syria for the fans!

The last match of the Intercontinental Cup 2019 group stage will see the Blue Tigers take on Syria in Ahmedabad on Tuesday, July 16. Defender Anas Edathodika, who came out of his International retirement stated the team is “working very hard” to clinch the three points. Anas, who was summoned …

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North Korea defeat Tajikistan in Intercontinental Cup!

North Korea defeated Tajikistan in the group stage match of the Intercontinental Cup at the EKA Arena in Ahmedabad today, July 15. Ri Jin’s 33rd minute strike proved to be the difference between the two sides in a match largely contested in the midfield with both teams engaging in end …

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India suffer 2-5 loss to North Korea in Intercontinental Cup!

India’s desperate attempt in the second half wasn’t enough as they went down 2-5 to North Korea in their second match of the Intercontinental Cup at the EKA Arena in Ahmedabad on Saturday, July 13. With two losses in as many games, India still have a chance of making it …

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Sunil Chhetri: Players are enjoying the new system under India coach Stimac!

The Indian senior national team has seen the introduction of a new system, new style of play and a number of new faces since the arrival of head coach Igor Stimac in May and according to talismanic forward Sunil Chhetri, the whole team is “enjoying” training under the former Croatia …

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Focused India aim to bounce back against North Korea!

With the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers on the horizon, the ongoing Intercontinental Cup 2019 has been billed as a crucial opportunity to prepare for the same and according to national team assistant coach Venkatesh Shanmugam, the coaching staff will continue “assessing the players” as the Blue Tigers take on …

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Tajikistan score 2-0 win over Syria in Intercontinental Cup!

Tajikistan romped on to a 2-0 win over Syria in the Intercontinental Cup at the EKA Arena in Ahmedabad today, July 10. Strikes in the second half by Barotov and Komron provided Tajikistan with a perfect start to their Hero Intercontinental Cup campaign keep a cent percent win record of …

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