Indian nationwide soccer group together with Hong Kong, Afghanistan, and Cambodia is drawn in Group D for the AFC Asian Cup 2023 qualifiers scheduled this yr.
24 groups have been divided into six teams and can characteristic in a single leg round-robin qualifiers in a centralised venue and can struggle for 11 vacant spots for the AFC Asian Cup 2023, China.
Earlier AFC introduced India because the host nation for the qualifiers and Kolkata has been chosen to host the matches.
The Indian group is at the moment ranked 104th within the FIFA world rankings. India’s Group D opponents Hong Kong, Afghanistan and Cambodia are ranked 148th, one hundred and fiftieth and 171st within the FIFA rankings.
Full draw outcomes
Group A: Jordan (A1), Kuwait (A2) (H), Indonesia (A3), Nepal (A4)
Group B: Palestine (B1), Philippines (B2), Yemen (B3), Mongolia (B4) (H)
Group C: Uzbekistan (C1) (H), Thailand (C2), Maldives (C3), Srilanka (C4)
Group D: India (D1) (H), Hong Kong (D2) Afganisthan (D3), Cambodia (D4)
Group E: Bahrain (E1) Turkmenistan (E2) Malaysia (E3) (H), Bangladesh (E4)
Group F: Kyrgyz Republic (F1) (H), Tajikistan (F2), Myanmar (F3), Singapore (F4)