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Rodrigues replaces injured Jhingan

Posted on Feb 23, 04:14PM | IBNS

Pune, Feb 23 : United Sikkim Football Club defender Sandesh Jhingan who sustained a groin injury during a training session at the National Team's Preparatory Camp for the forthcoming AFC Challenge Cup 2014 (Qualifiers) has been released from the ongoing Camp in Pune.

Dempo SC defender Rowilson Rodrigues has been named as his replacement. Rowilson joins the Camp on Saturday (Feb 23).

India are scheduled to play their first match against Chinese Taipei on Mar 2 followed by matches against Guam and hosts Myanmar on Mar 4 and 6 respectively in the AFC Challenge Cup 2014 (Qualifiers).