India vs Laos

2019 AFC Asian Cup Qualifiers
2019 AFC Asian Cup Qualification – Play-Off Round
June 7, 2016
Score: 6 - 1

Match Report

Match Report: India book their place in the next phase of Asian Cup qualifiers beat Laos 7-1 on aggregate.

FT- Jeje Lapekhlua scores a brace while Sumit Passi, Sandesh Jhingan, Mohammed Rafique, Fulgancio Cardozo one each, as India rout Laos 6-1 in their second leg meeting of the 2019 AFC Asian Cup play-off at Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium in Guwahati.

90′ – Added time 3 minutes.

87′  – Fulgancio Cardozo scores on his debut as India added the sixth.

84′ – Jeje’s square pass for Passi is intercepted by the Laos defence and cleared away.

83′  – Mohammed Rafique makes it 5-1 for the home side.

81′ –    India makes their final change as Alwyn George comes in for Eugeneson Lyngdoh.

75′  – Jeje completes his brace as he slotted past the Laos custodian to make it 4-1 for India.

73    India makes their second change as Fulgancio Cardozo repalces Keegan Pereira.

68′ – Laos are getting desperate to get back into the game.

60′ – India are putting pressure on the Laos defense to add more.

53′ – India showing some positive intent early on in the half.

48′  –  Sandesh Jhingan heads the ball home to double India’s advantage.

46′  Second-half begins at Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium in Guwahati.

HT – India leading 2-1 at half-time courtesy two late goals from Jeje Lalpekhlua and Sumit Passi.

45′ – India takes the lead through Sumit Passi who slotted in Jackichand’s pass.

45′ – Added time 1 minute.

43′  – Jeje restore the parity for India of an Jackichand Singh cross.

41′   India makes first substitution Jackichand Singh comes in for Udanta Singh.

37′ – Though India are creating some good chances but sofar Laos defenders have defended bravely.

30′ – We are approaching the half-hour mark as Laos leading by a solitary goal.

27′ – A Laotian player attepmted one from outside the box but Gupreet gathers the ball with ease.

21′ – Chhetri brought down inside the penalty box, referee rejects appeal for a penalty kick.

19′ – India came close through Jeje but the striker failed to keep his effort on target.

16′  – Laos takes the lead through Khonesavanh Sihavong.

13′ – Corner for Laos but Indian defense clears the ball in safety

10′ – India are dominating the early proceedings with Jeje testing the Laos defense often.

4′ – Freekick for Laos but the India defense clear the ball.

1′ – Laos kicked-off the proceedings at Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium in Guwahati.

India’s Starting XI: Gurpreet Singh Sandhu (GK); Rino Anto, Arnab Mondal, Sandesh Jhingan, Keegan Pereira; Udanta Singh, Sumit Passi, Md. Rafique, Eugeneson Lyngdoh; Jeje Lalpekhlua, Sunil Chhetri (c).

Match Preview: Chhetri wants to win for the fans as India set to host Laos.

Venue Information

Indira Gandhi Stadium, Guwahati

Indira Gandhi Stadium, Nalapara, Sarusajai, Guwahati, AS 781028