The Indian girls’s nationwide staff on Monday (November 22) landed in Brazil to play in a 4-nation International event. India will lock horns with Brazil, Chile, and Venezuela of their three matches, all of that are a part of their preparation for the forthcoming AFC Women’s Asian Cup India 2022.
The temper within the Indian girls’s staff is one among pleasure. It has been a slightly lengthy journey from the opposite aspect of the planet, however the power and pleasure within the staff drown out any trace of jetlag. The gamers had been greeted by the Indian Embassy upon arrival on the Eduardo Gomes International Airport on Monday.
With the staff touchdown in Sao Paulo in about 4 hours, we’re tremendous excited for the International Women’s Tournament that is kicking off in Manaus in 4 days time.
Timing and telecast particulars will probably be introduced by the Brazil FA quickly.
— Women’s Football India (@WomensFootieIND) November 21, 2021
“We are very excited. We’ve never dreamt about playing against a team like Brazil, but we are here. It’s simply amazing. It’s really exciting that our coaching staff and federation believe that we can play against tough teams like Brazil, Chile, and Venezuela. I’m sure this will be one of the matches that we will remember all our lives. There’s no fear, we will not hold back and be overborne by the occasion,” mentioned India custodian Aditi Chauhan in an official AIFF launch.
The Indian girls’s staff had been tenting in Jamshedpur, with infrastructural and logistical help from the federal government of Jharkhand for the previous few months. In the midst of the camp, the staff additionally took off for six pleasant video games towards UAE, Tunisia, Bahrain, Chinese Taipei, Djurgarden IF and Hammarby IF, throughout three completely different international locations, as they put together for the AFC Asian Cup.
“I couldn’t believe it when the Brazil tour was announced. I had to go and confirm with our team management, and even then I could not believe it. I was really happy and excited, so I wanted a proper confirmation. I still can’t believe that I will be playing against someone like Marta. I can’t describe these feelings,” mentioned Anju Tamang. India will probably be going through Brazil on November 24 adopted by Chile, Venezuela on November 28 and December 1, respectively.