The Indian girls’s soccer secured a morale-boosting victory on Thursday because it defeated higher-ranked Chinese language Taipei 1-0 of their pleasant in Bahrain.
Renu struck the all-important purpose within the third minute of the sport to propel her aspect to a win over fortieth ranked Chinese language Taipei. Renu had an opportunity to web her second purpose 5 minutes later, however she was dominated offside earlier than she may join with Dalima Chibber’s cross.
Chinese language Taipei midfielder Ting Chi practically bagged an equaliser, however was denied by Aditi Chauhan underneath the woodwork within the seventeenth minute. Aditi additionally stored out Su Yu-Hsuan’s try to make sure India held on to its lead on the interval.
Indumathi discovered the again of the web 9 minutes into the second half however was dominated offside. Lee Hsiu-Chin tried her luck from shut vary earlier than the hour-mark, however Aditi stood tall to disclaim her.
Chen Yen-Ping had the ultimate effort for Chinese language Taipei within the last minute of the regulation time however her effort landed safely into Aditi’s gloves.
The Indian girls are on a four-game publicity tour and performed two friendlies within the UAE and as many in Bahrain during the last two weeks. The aspect coached by Thomas Dennerby, ranked 57th, had overwhelmed host nation Bahrain 5-0 on Sunday. The Indian group had additionally overwhelmed UAE 4-1 and misplaced to 77th-ranked Tunisia 1-0 earlier this month.
These pleasant matches are a part of the Indian group’s preparations for the AFC Girls’s Asian Cup, which it’s going to host in January-February subsequent 12 months.
The Indian group will now journey to Sweden, the place it’s going to face Swedish Girls’s Premier League sides Hammarby and Djurgårdens IF.