Ranked a place below Venezuela in the FIFA rankings at 57th, India entered their final game of the tour aiming for a positive result.
India suffered defeats to Brazil (1-6) and Chile (0-3) in their earlier two matches and they take on Venezuela in their last match on Thursday at the Arena da Amazonia
India made three changes to their starting line-up from the match against Brazil with M Lintoingambi Devi replacing Aditi Chauhan between the sticks and Martina Thokchom and Manisa Panna coming in for Kamala Devi and Dangmei Grace
On the eve of the match, India head coach Thomas Dennerby said that his side showed a lot of positive intent against Brazil, something that will give them a lot of confidence heading into the match against Chile
Brazil have produced a near perfect qualifying campaign, winning 11 of 12 matches — their only blemish a goalless draw in Colombia last month — to qualify with six games to spare.
Brazil, Chile, Mexico and Paraguay agreed to waive their right to trigger a FIFA regulation in what would have been a bid to prevent players from competing for their respective clubs in England’s top division this weekend.
FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Argentina cruise past 10-man Venezuela, depleted Brazil stay perfect
Argentina travel to Brazil on Sunday in a repeat of July's Copa America final, which they won 1-0 to end a 28-year wait for a major trophy.
Copa America 2021: Lucas Paqueta's strike helps ten-man Brazil beat Chile, set up semi-final with Peru
Peru punched their semi-final ticket by beating Paraguay 4-3 on penalities after playing to a 3-3 draw in regular time in Goiania.
Neymar will return for Brazil and Alexis Sánchez has recovered from a calf muscle injury ahead of the encounter at the Nilton Santos Stadium in Rio de Janeiro.
Copa America 2021: Uruguay beat Paraguay to set up quarter-final clash against Colombia; Chile to face Brazil
Also, Argentina will meet Ecuador in the quarter-finals while Paraguay will take on Peru.
Copa America 2021: Argentina beat Paraguay to reach quarter-finals; Chile progress with Uruguay draw
The Argentina match marked a personal milestone for Lionel Messi, who tied Javier Mascherano's record for the most games played for Argentina — 147.
The victory sent Argentina joint top of Group A with Chile on four points while Uruguay remain pointless.
Messi's magical left foot gave dominant Argentina a deserved first half lead but Chile's Eduardo Vargas equalized in the second half.
Copa America 2021: Lionel Messi determined to fulfil 'biggest dream' of winning title with Argentina
Argentina are in group A with Chile, Bolivia, Paraguay and Uruguay. The four best teams in each group advance to the knockout stage.
Chile's national team said in a statement on Saturday that 32-year-old Sánchez felt muscular soreness in a calf after a training session. They did not give more details.
The draw leaves Argentina a point behind Brazil, the only remaining side with a perfect qualifying record, who host Ecuador on Friday.
The diagnosis means the 34-year-old will miss Thursday's World Cup qualifier between Chile and Argentina.
Named Flyeye, it will survey the night sky for fast-moving objects and flag them for human researchers to further investigate.
Forward Beauty Dungdung's brace scored in the 6th and 26th minutes gave India a much deserved win while the lone goal for the hosts was scored by Francisca Tala (40th) at the Prince of Wales Country Club on Sunday.
Playing their fifth match of the tour of Chile, goals from Sangita Kumari (48th minute) and Sushma Kumari (56th minute) in the last quarter gave India the win.