Indian Ambassador wishes good luck for Indian football squad

Indian Ambassador wishes good luck for Indian football squad

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Dushanbe (Tajikistan) Nov 16: India's Ambassador to Tajikistan Viraj Singh wished Blue Tigers “all the best” before they lock their horns with Oman in their next FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 qualifying campaign at the Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex in Muscat, Oman on Tuesday.

"I hope you had a good trip to Dushanbe and on the behalf of the Embassy and Indian community, I wish you all the best for your next matches. Go, Team India, Go," Viraj Singh stated on the side lines of the dinner hosted by the Indian Embassy in Tajikistan for Team

India. Mr Singh, who has been an avid football follower was present at the Central Republican Stadium in Dushanbe on Thursday (November 14) to cheer for the senior Indian side.

"We had played a great game against Afghanistan on Thursday. We drew 1-1, it was a wonderful match and we scored in the last minute," Mr Singh commented. Approximately 700 Indian students who are currently pursuing MBBS course in Dushanbe were also seen cheering their lungs out for India the other day until the final whistle was blown by the referee.

"It was a delightful evening. The players, coaches, administrators, support staff all have been wonderful. We wish our boys in Blue best of luck for the upcoming match. Well done, boys." India will leave for Dubai today for a one-night stayover before leaving for Muscat tomorrow. (UNI)