Indian Defence disapper all of a sudden
Today Igor Stimac surprised their fans by his new tactics. Today India mainly started with their young blood. At the very early stages of the game, penalty awarded after Chhangte was been challenged in the opposition box and Indian skipper Sunil Chhetri converts from the penalty spot and lead India in the 4th minute of the Game.
In the meantime, Tajikistan build pressure in front of the India box and the debutant Barotov get One on one situation with the goalkeeper GSS but couldn’t find the net.
In the 41st-minute Indian skipper, Sunil Chhetri again finds the net. In the First half, India was in the driving seat but the whole senary was changed in the second half. After Vinit rai’s arrival in the 46th minute, Indian midfield scattered and Tajikistan started their pressing game in the 56th minute The Tajik striker Tursunov beat India keeper GSS and reduce the deficit.
In the 57th minute, Sunil Chhetri missed from a close range and in the same minute Tajik attacker Boboev scored and in the 71 and 74th-minute goals were the last two pins in India coffin.
In the first half defence and midfield were in line but after arriving of Vinit Rai in the place of Amarjit Singh the gaps between midfield and defence increased.
So India’s Titel defence gets off a losing start 4-2 defeat to Tajikistan. Now we have to wait for some time when Indian football team really adapts the new coach’s style.