India face Mauritius in Hero Tri-nation Series, tickets up for sale now

New Delhi, News Nation Bureau | Updated : 14 August 2017, 02:05 PM
Indian football team
Indian football team

Tickets for the Hero Tri-Nation Football Series, which kicks off on Saturday with India taking on Mauritius, are now up for sale.

Indian football team will play against Mauritius in their first match of Hero Tri-nation Series at the Mumbai Football Arena on August 19.
In their second match of the tournament, India will play against St. Kitts & Nevis on August 24.

The series is part of the Indian national team's preparatory process for the AFC Asian Cup Qualifying away match against Macau, which is scheduled for September 5.

India are currently ranked 97 as per the August 2017 FIFA rankings.

Indian football and the national team have been on the upsurge with a string of good results leading to a climb of 77 places in FIFA rankings over the last two years.

The team has now won 13 of its 15 international matches having won its last eight fixtures (including the unofficial match against Bhutan).

First Published: Monday, August 14, 2017 01:58 PM
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