Sourav Ganguly congratulated the Indian soccer crew on their AFC Asian Cup qualification. The previous India cricket captain has typically seen supporting the soccer crew however this time he made an enormous error whereas posting a congratulatory observe on Twitter.
Sunil Chhetri and Co. certified for the 2023 AFC Asian Cup on Tuesday after Palestine defeated the Philippines. They’ve received their first two matches of the group stage in opposition to Cambodia and Afghanistan is presently positioned on the second spot in Group D.
Ganguly on Tuesday, wrote on Twitter, “Nice work by the Indian Soccer crew on qualifying for the 2023 AFC Asian Cup! Led by the captain @SunilChhetri, the crew has proven nice spirit and no higher place to do that than the Mecca of Soccer, good assist by the followers all through.”
Nice work by the Indian Soccer crew on qualifying for the 2023 AFC Asian Cup! Led by the captain @SunilChhetri, the crew has proven nice spirit and no higher place to do that than the Mecca of Soccer, good assist by the followers all through 👏
— Sourav Ganguly (@SGanguly99) June 14, 2022
The Board of Management for Cricket in India (BCCI) President made an enormous error whereas tagging the Indian soccer captain Sunil Chhetri. Ganguly tagged his namesake from Nepal who himself replied again to the legendary cricketer on Twitter.
“Hello Sourav, that is Sunil from Nepal, not your captain Sunil Chhetri. Please appropriate your point out to your captain.” he tweeted.
Hello Sourav, that is Sunil from Nepal, not your captain Sunil Chhetri. Please appropriate your point out to your captain.
— Su Neel (@sunilchhetri) June 14, 2022
The Blue Tigers have now certified for back-to-back editions of the AFC Asian Cup for the primary time of their historical past. The 24 groups within the qualification third spherical had been divided into six teams of 4 every. The matches of every group had been performed throughout completely different venues with India internet hosting the group D video games. All of the group winners and the 5 greatest second-place finishers throughout the six teams will qualify for the Asian Cup.
India will subsequent face their group leaders Hong Kong on Tuesday the place they are going to look to finish a hat-trick of wins and transfer to the highest of the factors desk.
As issues stand now, Hong Kong (six factors) lead group D forward of India on aim distinction as each groups cross swords of their remaining spherical conflict later within the day.