You are here: Home >> English News & Features >> Sports

Constantine cautious of ‘disciplined’ Myanmar

DNMUM400766 | 11/14/2017 | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :169

Mumbai: India football team coach Stephen Constantine said it will be “important to continue the momentum” as India gear up to face Myanmar in their last home match of the AFC Asian Cup Qualifier UAE 2019 at the Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Margao on Tuesday.
“This match is the first step to Asian Cup’s preparation, which is precisely 14 months away,” Constantine said on Monday.
“The match allows us the opportunity to test the depth of our squad,” he said.
Constantine showed huge respect for the visitors.
“Myanmar are a very disciplined side. The coach is there for eight long years and he follows a similar system. We had a torrid time in Myanmar,” he said.
Skipper Sunil Chhetri, who made the difference in the
Read full story

Copyright restricted. Under license from   
Add To Lightbox
Calculate Price

More on Sports

‘My aim is NBA main court and only that’
DNMUM401199 | 11/20/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : Rutvick Mehta | WC :766

Mumbai: Satnam Singh’s career over the last couple of years has been nothing short of a roller-coaster ride.
From being the toast of the nation in 2015 by becoming the first Indian-born player to be drafted into the NBA to being sent back to play
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Kashyap, Sai detained at Hong Kong airport; told they can’t play
DNMUM401200 | 11/20/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : G Krishnan | WC :392

Mumbai: World No. 47 men’s singles badminton player Parupalli Kashyap, compatriot and 16th-ranked B Sai Praneeth and trainer Swarup were detained at the Hong Kong airport for a couple of hours by the immigration officials before being let off to the
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Ankita to face unseeded Russian in Rd 1
DNMUM401201 | 11/20/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :88

Mumbai: India’s top-ranked women’s singles player Ankita Raina, one of the four Indian wild cards, has been drawn to meet unseeded Russian Veronika Kudermetova in the first round of the L&T Mumbai Open WTA 125K Series here on Monday.
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Afghans clinch historic U-19 Asia Cup title
DNMUM401202 | 11/20/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :164

Mumbai: Afghanistan gave another example of why they are considered to be the fastest growing cricketing nation as they clinched their maiden U-19 Asia Cup in Kuala Lumpur on Sunday.
The Afghanistan colts thrashed Pakistan by 185 runs in the fina
Add To LightboxCalculate Price