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AFC Women's Asian Cup 2022: Team mentally strong, there's belief we can do well, says India goalkeeper Aditi Chauhan
Despite being held to a goal-less draw in their opening game against Iran, the Indian team have a lot of "belief" that they can do well in the tournament, said Aditi on Saturday.
Chauhan believes that morning sessions in the gym with Tornqvist have helped her become a lot more agile on the pitch.
Ranked a place below Venezuela in the FIFA rankings at 57th, India entered their final game of the tour aiming for a positive result.
This is the first of the two friendlies the Indian team will play in the Scandinavian country.
The team, which is currently camping in Jamshedpur, will travel to the UAE for two friendly matches against the United Arab Emirates on 2 October and the Tunisia national team two days later.
Hamar Hveragerdi compete in the third division of the women’s football league in Iceland.
While both the sides played out an even first half, Belarus took the lead through a Shuppo Nastassia penalty in the 66th minute, before Pilipenka Hanna doubled their lead with a 78-minute strike.
Despite the loss in their last friendly against Uzbekistan, the spirits are running high in the Indian camp, having put up a strong display against a side that is placed more than 10 spots above on the FIFA rankings.
Speaking about it at length on AIFF TV, Maymol referred to the period when she first introduced it in the team.
Aditi Chauhan, who has played for English side West Ham in the past, said more involvement on the part of ISL and I-League clubs in IWL was necessary for the growth of women's football in India.
India goalkeeper Aditi Chauhan says more women footballers will follow Bala Devi's footsteps to play abroad
Aditi Chauhan feels that with the growth in profile of the game in the country, more players will follow the footsteps of trailblazer Bala Devi, venturing out of the country in search of a professional career.
India women’s goal-keeper Aditi Chauhan hopes to emulate Sunil Chhetri's fitness, ability to inspire young players
Indian women's football team goal-keeper Aditi Chauhan described Sunil Chhetri as her idol, said she hoped to emulate the men's captain in keeping herself fit and inspiring young players.
Indian footballers says hosting AFC Asian Cup great chance to develop interest in women's football in country
The Indian women's football team members are delighted at the prospect of playing the AFC Women's Asian Cup 2022 finals in front of home fans and feel the event can do wonders for the development of the game in the country.
'You have shown the road ahead to budding footballers,' AIFF chief Praful Patel tells striker Bala Devi
AIFF president Praful Patel has asked the country's women footballers to take inspiration from Bala Devi, who excelled at Scottish Premier League club Rangers.
Coronavirus Outbreak: All India Football Federation's campaign for promoting fitness during lockdown receives huge response from fans
The initiative has garnered 1.56 million impressions across social media platforms and has seen widescale participation from across the nation and all age groups, the AIFF said in a release
Indian Women's League: Sabitra Bhandari scores late winner as Gokulam Kerala defeat KRYPHSA FC to lift title
Gokulam Kerala raced to a 2-0 lead through early goals from Prameshwori Devi and Kamala Devi but Dangmei Grace pulled one back for Kryphsa to reduce the deficit before half-time
South Asian Games 2019: Women's football team win third consecutive gold, boxers dominate as India take medal tally to 294
The Indian women's football team won its third consecutive gold medal at the South Asian Games after beating hosts Nepal 2-0 in the summit clash on Monday.
Ranjana Chanu's equaliser helps India hold Vietnam to 1-1 draw in second women's international friendly
The Indian women's football team played out a 1-1 draw with hosts Vietnam in the second FIFA international friendly at Hanoi on Wednesday.
Thi Nhung (8th minute), Thi Van (82nd) and Thi Thuy Hang (89th) scored a goal apiece for the hosts to secure the comfortable win over India
The Indian senior women's football team was on Monday held to a draw in their second international friendly against Uzbekistan at the Yakkasari Stadium in Tashkent.